A museum is an institution that conserves and preserves objects of historical, cultural, scientific, or artistic value. These institutions are dedicated to preserving and interpreting tangible evidence of humankind and its existence, and the environment. Established for a variety of purposes, museums present remarkable diversity in form, content, and function - giving interpretation of some material aspects of society’s cultural consciousness. Museums document mankind’s daily life, educate others on the local culture, display alternative perspectives in history, and connect those of different backgrounds.