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03/28/2013 12:47 pm ET Updated May 28, 2013

12 Great Museums You've Never Heard Of

It's easy to add the the Louvre, the Getty and other world-famous museums to any travel itinerary. But smaller, lesser-known collections are often just as deserving of a visit, and the subjects they tackle, from tsunamis to the art and history of salt, often leave you feeling as refreshed and enlightened as any big-ticket destination can.

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