How many museums in the world?

There are approximately 55,000 museums in the world.  The Museums of the World 2017 by De Gruyter Saur lists a total of 55,000 in 202 countries.  Of the approximately 55,000 museums in the world the ILMS lists 33,100 museum in the USA.

Museums Asia –

Museums Africa –

Museums North America –

Museums South America –

Museums Antarctica –

Museums Europe –

Museums Australia – 1,184 Museums

Museums Oceania –