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Art&Culture in Okayama

Recommended spots

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  • Okayama Prefectural Museum
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    3.5
    31 Reviews
    Museum / Science Museum
    Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Kourakuen 1-5

    I came with a study-buddy for a special Nichiren exhibition that displayed many excellent Buddhist artworks. What a pity that the arrangement was poor and without a concept, the items just put into...

  • Yumeji Art Museum (Honkan)
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    4.0
    59 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Naka-ku Hama 2-1-32

    Each of his drawings are very beautiful and I enjoyed so much! After that I went to the cafe in this museum.

  • Ohara Museum of Art
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    4.5
    686 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Okayama Pref. Kurashikishi Chuou 1-1-15

    It is a private museum with amazing collection and I just love the way that they have arranged the art. The museum looks small but you could easily spend longer time in there. It has a Monet...

  • Japanese Rural Toy Museum
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    3.5
    37 Reviews
    Museum / Science Museum
    Okayama Pref. Kurashikishi Chuou 1-4-16

    For sure the amount of old craft toys is displayed in a very tiny place:kites, masks, dolls, darumas, small toys are really a jewel that tells us s lot about rural Japan and Japanese children. 400...

  • Momotaro Karakuri Museum
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    4.0
    59 Reviews
    Museum / Science Museum
    Okayama Pref. Kurashikishi Honmachi 5-11

    The staff are playful and welcoming, they will guide you through the optical illusions. Next comes the ghost alley/mini haunted maze that you go through without the staff. I won’t spoil it because...

Okayama Areas

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Overshadowed by Hiroshima to the west and the Kansai region to the east, Okayama is an easy spot to miss but a nature-rich gem where the Seto Inland Sea laps at its toes and peach and grape farms complete its interior. One of Japan’s Three Great Gardens, Koraku-en in Okayama city is well worth a visit before progressing to Kurashiki, where preserved wooden Edo buildings line the picturesque canal.

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