Art Museum Spots in Aomori Area

  • Aomori Museum of Art
    391 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Pref. Aomorishi Yasuta Chikano 185
    Opened in 2006, this art museum primarily houses and displays local cultural art of Aomori City and Aomori Prefecture. It is characterized by its unique architecture whereby the building is combined with the adjoining Sannai-Maruyama Jomon Era ruins. In the center of the museum is the Aleko Hall, where one can see in one glance all 4 masterpieces of the master Marc Chagall's 4 backdrops from the ballet ''Aleko'' until March 2021 (proposed). A broad range of standard exhibit items include western art, Japanese style paintings, modern art, and works by local artists. Take the city bus from Aomori Station and disembark at Kenritsu Bijutukan-Mae bus stop.

    The museum is modern with a good collection of art by Yoshitomo Nara, and huge backdrops of the ballet Aleko by Chagall. Aomori-ken (Aomori Dog) is situated outside the museum building. Visitors...

  • Towada Art Center
    263 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Pref. Towadashi Nishinibanchou 10-9
    Located on Kanchogai-dori Avenue in Towada City, the Towada Art Center exhibits the artistic works of internationally-renowned artists like Yayoi Kusama and Ron Mueck. Intended to be a “facility for providing new experiences through art”, this center functions as a central pillar for the “Arts Towada Project” to make all of Kanchogai-dori Avenue function like a big art museum. It includes a café and activity spaces, offering chances to revitalize Towada City as an art town.

    We loved this little modern art museum. Unlike most of the modern art museums, where I couldnt understand or relate to most of the art work. The art work at the Towada Art Center was more...

  • Aomori Public University Aomori Contemporary Art Centre
    23 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Aomori-shi
    A fine arts center designed by international architect Tadao Ando. The museum holds exhibitions of works with a focus on its artist in residence program which invites artists to the center from across the country and around the world. The museum also holds seminars and symposiums conducted by experts and the artists themselves. In addition, the museum conducts activities for visitors to experience creative activities.

    This building is designed by Tadao Ando and as an architect I wanted to see it. the exhibition wasnt that bad - an dthe building itself was so so too! However, very nice staff! I was waiting for the...

  • Shichinohe Town Takayama Uichi Memorial Museum of Art
    2 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Kamikita-gun Shichinohemachi Arakumanai 67-94
    An art museum opened in 1994 to honor the work of Shichinohe Town, Aomori Prefecture-born Western-style painter Uichi Takayama (1908-1999). The museum's standing exhibit primarily contains works submitted to the Nikaten art exhibition, which served as a space for Takayama to reveal his works throughout his career; as well as a large number of sketches which served as the foundation of the artist's creation activities. The museum also holds special exhibitions around twice a year.


  • Hachinohe Art Museum
    11 Reviews
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Hachinohe-shi Bancho 10-4

    This is a gallery of photos. They were nice, some even beautiful and thought provoking. It just wasnt what I expected. I would still go again since I know many people that love photography and...

  • Senshin Art Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Hachinohe-shi Naganawashiro Kami Ikarida 56-2
  • Chiisana Art Museum Mimosa
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Hachinohe-shi Mihono 13-928
  • Hofu Art Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture north Inter Industrial Park 1-5-2
  • Tsugaru Tea ceremony Art Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Kuroishi-shi Toyooka Oinomori 27-105
  • Munakata Shiko Memorial Museum of Art Aomori Prefectural Art Museum Nai Secretariat
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Aomori-shi Yasuta Chikano 185
  • Hirosaki City Office Narumi Kaname Memorial Pottery studio
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Aomori Hirosaki-shi Yoshita Oura 1-2

Aomori Areas


Centuries-old stories of samurai at Kakunodate and the remains of millennia-old archaeological sites including the likes of Isedotai invite history buffs to delve into Aomori's fascinating history. As the most northern prefecture on the Japanese mainland, Aomori enjoys a cooler climate, which makes it a welcome escape from the southern cities for combining castles, art galleries, and summer festivals with the great outdoors.

Aomori Photo Album

Browse Interests