The district of the modern art of the Musei di Nervi is very important within the Genoa museum circuit. The historical villas inside the park house the collections, combining the beauty of nature and the art in a single continuum not so easy to find in Europe.
The Gallery of Modern Art is housed in the sixteenth century Villa Saluzzo and boasts a rich collection of paintings and sculptures of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
n the eighteenth century Villa Grimaldi Fassio-Collections are based instead the "Raccolte Frugone", while the park surrounding the villa houses the beautiful rose garden.
Third jewel of the museum district, Giannettino Luxoro Museum, originally a private mansion that now houses the 900 paintings by Magnasco, and several valuable collections in the unique setting of a park overlooking the cliff.
The Wolfsonian collection is today part of the Musei di Nervi system; this collection is a unique collection of European and immense devoted to decorative arts, industrial and propaganda and exposed to the American side, the seat of Miami in Florida.