Most Popular WordPress Themes for Museums

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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 72,000 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.


The Most Used WordPress Themes on Museum Websites
#Theme NameTotal Websites% of Total
#1Divi7314.372%
#2Avada5273.152%
#3Enfold2871.717%
#4Twentyseventeen2031.214%
#5Betheme1811.083%
#6Twentytwelve1701.017%
#7Twentyten1450.867%
#8Vestige1420.849%
#9Twentyeleven1400.837%
#10Bridge1340.801%
#11Genesis1330.796%
#12The71320.79%
#13Twentyfourteen1200.718%
#14Twentysixteen1020.61%
#15Jupiter950.568%
#16Vantage940.562%
#17X930.556%
#18Salient860.514%
#19Cherryframework810.484%
#20Twentythirteen790.473%
#21Customizr760.455%
#22Generatepress760.455%
#23Sydney710.425%
#24Museumwp680.407%
#25Responsive600.359%
#26Total560.335%
#27Museum560.335%
#28Zerif Lite550.329%
#29Virtue550.329%
#30Newspaper550.329%
#31Beaver Builder Framework Theme540.323%
#32Canvas540.323%
#33Colormag530.317%
#34Impreza500.299%
#35Twentyfifteen500.299%
#36Hueman500.299%
#37Spacious500.299%
#38Nirvana490.293%
#39Biz Vektor400.239%
#40Themify Ultra390.233%
#41Graphene370.221%
#42U Design330.197%
#43Tempera310.185%
#44Weaver Ii300.179%
#45Flatsome290.173%
#46Parabola270.161%
#47Storefront270.161%
#48Onepress260.156%
#49Travelify260.156%
#50Ronneby260.156%
#51Hemingway260.156%
#52Virtue Premium250.15%
#53Sahifa240.144%
#54Hestia240.144%
#55Chameleon240.144%
#56Uncode240.144%
#57Kallyas240.144%
#58Oceanwp230.138%
#59Pinboard230.138%
#60Stockholm230.138%
#61Headway230.138%
#62Mantra220.132%
#63Mh Magazine Lite220.132%
#64Townpress220.132%
#65Evolve220.132%
#66Sparkling210.126%
#67Extra210.126%
#68Accelerate200.12%
#69Museo190.114%
#70Minamaze190.114%
#71Muzeum190.114%
#72Primer180.108%
#73Kalium180.108%
#74Make180.108%
#75Maxmuseum170.102%
#76Astra170.102%
#77Yasmin160.096%
#78Smart Mag160.096%
#79Sela160.096%
#80Dyad160.096%
#81Default160.096%
#82Nativechurch160.096%
#83Weaver Ii Pro160.096%
#84Suffusion150.09%
#85History150.09%
#86Highendwp150.09%
#87Weaver Xtreme150.09%
#88Atahualpa150.09%
#89Weaver150.09%
#90Oxygen140.084%
#91Kingsize140.084%
#92Porto140.084%
#93Dynamik Gen140.084%
#94Customizr Pro140.084%
#95Ultimatum140.084%
#96Html5blank Stable140.084%
#97Sight130.078%
#98Radiate130.078%
#99Flash130.078%
#100Executive Pro130.078%
Number of Museum Websites Powered by WordPress16,719
Last updatedAugust 15th, 2018

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