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Art&Culture in Kagawa

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  • Jichu Art Museum
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    4.5
    822 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Kagawa Kagawa-gun Naoshimacho 3449-1

    You have enough time. You go early. You don’t go with kids The staff speaks better english You have money You enjoy beauty in more ways than a Monet You like contemporary art You like the silence

  • Teshima Art Museum
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    4.5
    300 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Kagawa Shozu-gun Tonoshocho Teshimakarato 607

    You have to go there. Calling it a museum is irony- it is an installation, rather, the most minimalistic and fascinating space you will ever experience.

  • Shikoku Mura open-air museum
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    4.0
    165 Reviews
    Museum / Science Museum
    Kagawa Pref. Takamatsushi Yashimanakamachi 91

    A ten minute walk up hill from Yashima station, and then plenty more walking up and down hill. The rope bridge can be avoided. I spent 3 hours looking at every building and reading the comprehensive...

  • ANDOMUSEUM
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    3.5
    171 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Kagawa-gun Naoshimacho 736-2

    My first experience of Tadao Ando’s work which was a disappointing contrast to his breathtaking architecture that I later visited on Naoshima. The museum is tiny, cramped and claustrophobic. It is...

  • Riufambijutukan
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    4.0
    210 Reviews
    Art Museum
    Kagawa Pref. Kagawagunnaoshimachou Storehouse Ura 1390

    Okay, its modern. its radical and its out there and, overall, again, worth the visit - the two boats on the shore (echoed at the Benesse Art Museum) are worth the trip if nothing else!

Kagawa Areas

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Japan's smallest prefecture, Kagawa, may take up just a small corner of Shikoku, but it has grown increasingly popular with the recognition of Naoshima, its "art island" in the Seto Inland Sea between Shikoku and Honshu. Just a stone's throw from the islands, mainland Kagawa's prefectural capital, Takamatsu, holds history in its castle ruins and its pride and joy, Ritsurin Garden, is known as one of the country's best gardens.

Kagawa Photo Album