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Okazaki Park, Sakyo-ku,
Kyoto, 606-8344 Japan

tel: +81 75 771 4107
Kyoto has been the center of Japanese art and culture since it became the national capital in the Heian Period over 1200 years ago. Though the capital was moved to Tokyo in the Meiji Period at the end of the 19th century, Kyoto has continued to fill an important role in modern cultural development. As a memorial for th ...read more

80-1 Hama-machi,
Kagawa 763-0022 JAPAN
tel: +81 877 24 7755
The Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art (MIMOCA) was opened in 1991 with the full cooperation of the artist Genichiro Inokuma, who was closely associated with the city of Marugame, as one of Japan's most unique "station-front museums." While honoring Inokuma's output as an artist, the museum was inten ...read more

1-4-14 Fukiage
640-8137, JAPAN
tel: +81 73 436 8690
The unique building of the Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama, presents a beautiful contrast with the traditional Japanese architecture of the Wakayama Castle and its famous rooftop that is seen nearby surrounded by urban greenery. The building was designed by Kisho Kurokawa. In 1963, the Wakayama Prefecture Museum was ...read more

4-2-55 Nakanoshima,
Osaka, 530-0005, Japan
tel: +81 6 6447 4680
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The National Museum of Art, Osaka was opened in 1977 with the primary aim of collecting, storing and displaying both Japanese and foreign contemporary art as well as conducting related research activities. By making use of the Expo Museum of Fine Arts, which had been built for Expo '70, the museum facility continued to ...read more

Okazaki Enshoji-cho
Kyoto 606-8344, Japan
tel: +81 75 761 4111
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Museum Hours9:30AM–5:00PM (admission until 4:30PM)Extended Hours, 2009/2010Every Friday during special and traveling exhibitions, 2010/03/26–10/15 (i.e., excluding 05/07, 05/14, 07/02, and 08/27)9:30AM–8:00PM (admission until 7:30PM)Regularly Scheduled ClosuresEvery Monday (or, if Monday is a national ...read more


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