Most Popular WordPress Themes for Museums

When tasked with a new project most web designers and developers will start with some brainstorming and an extensive search for inspiration. Looking at similar websites will give you hints what to focus on and which aspects to pay extra attention to.

Whether looking for inspiration or just researching the availability of WordPress themes for the Museum niche, we’ve got you covered. We’re monitoring over 74,000 unique museum websites and are happy to share some of our findings.

If you have already decided to start your new museum website by using an existing WordPress theme (template), then the list below will prove to be useful.

You might go with the most popular themes and risk losing your identity, or you can choose a least popular theme and have something more unique. There are pros and cons to both approaches, so the decision is up to you.

We have several WordPress Themes for Museums with Google Fonts integrated directly into them. The selected fonts are automatically downloaded and are served locally, which is better for performance and complies with GDPR regulations.


The Most Used WordPress Themes on Museum Websites
# Theme Name Total Websites % of Total
#1 Divi 1,284 6.346%
#2 Avada 551 2.723%
#3 Enfold 278 1.374%
#4 Twentyseventeen 245 1.211%
#5 Astra 218 1.077%
#6 Betheme 212 1.048%
#7 Generatepress 188 0.929%
#8 The7 173 0.855%
#9 Genesis 165 0.815%
#10 Bridge 155 0.766%
#11 Vestige 151 0.746%
#12 Beaver Builder Framework Theme 149 0.736%
#13 Salient 135 0.667%
#14 Twentytwelve 129 0.638%
#15 Twentyten 116 0.573%
#16 Twentyeleven 114 0.563%
#17 Twentysixteen 108 0.534%
#18 Hello Elementor 108 0.534%
#19 Oceanwp 100 0.494%
#20 Jupiter 94 0.465%
#21 Twentyfourteen 90 0.445%
#22 Total 90 0.445%
#23 Newspaper 87 0.43%
#24 Flatsome 83 0.41%
#25 Sydney 82 0.405%
#26 Twentytwenty 79 0.39%
#27 Vantage 73 0.361%
#28 X 72 0.356%
#29 Customizr 67 0.331%
#30 Twentythirteen 65 0.321%
#31 Impreza 62 0.306%
#32 Museumwp 61 0.301%
#33 Themify Ultra 57 0.282%
#34 Twentyfifteen 55 0.272%
#35 Cherryframework 53 0.262%
#36 Colormag 52 0.257%
#37 Spacious 51 0.252%
#38 Twentynineteen 51 0.252%
#39 Virtue 48 0.237%
#40 Twentytwentyone 47 0.232%
#41 Museum 47 0.232%
#42 Hueman 47 0.232%
#43 Uncode 46 0.227%
#44 Zerif Lite 43 0.213%
#45 Hestia 42 0.208%
#46 Galleria Metropolia 41 0.203%
#47 Yootheme 40 0.198%
#48 Storefront 39 0.193%
#49 Responsive 39 0.193%
#50 Neve 39 0.193%
#51 Nirvana 37 0.183%
#52 Extra 34 0.168%
#53 Museo 34 0.168%
#54 Onepress 32 0.158%
#55 Pro 32 0.158%
#56 Lightning 30 0.148%
#57 Tempera 30 0.148%
#58 Graphene 28 0.138%
#59 Customify 28 0.138%
#60 Primer 28 0.138%
#61 Biz Vektor 28 0.138%
#62 Sparkling 27 0.133%
#63 Hemingway 26 0.129%
#64 Accelerate 26 0.129%
#65 Kadence 26 0.129%
#66 Maxmuseum 24 0.119%
#67 Hello Theme Child Master 23 0.114%
#68 Townpress 23 0.114%
#69 Kallyas 22 0.109%
#70 Kalium 22 0.109%
#71 History 22 0.109%
#72 Mh Magazine Lite 21 0.104%
#73 Mh Magazine 21 0.104%
#74 Weaver Ii 20 0.099%
#75 Weaver Xtreme 19 0.094%
#76 Stockholm 19 0.094%
#77 Customizr Pro 19 0.094%
#78 Make 18 0.089%
#79 Porto 18 0.089%
#80 Fluida 17 0.084%
#81 Travelify 17 0.084%
#82 Sahifa 17 0.084%
#83 Arte 16 0.079%
#84 Evolve 16 0.079%
#85 U Design 16 0.079%
#86 Ronneby 16 0.079%
#87 Muzeum 16 0.079%
#88 Canvas 16 0.079%
#89 Flash 16 0.079%
#90 Mesmerize 16 0.079%
#91 Pinboard 16 0.079%
#92 Oshin 16 0.079%
#93 Virtue Premium 15 0.074%
#94 Pressville 15 0.074%
#95 Mantra 15 0.074%
#96 WP Bootstrap Starter 15 0.074%
#97 Novacity 15 0.074%
#98 Thegem 15 0.074%
#99 Jin 15 0.074%
#100 Muzze 15 0.074%
Number of Museum Websites Powered by WordPress 20,233
Last updated April 7th, 2022