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Chiba City Museum of Art千葉市美術館

Art Museum

The collection at Chiba City Museum of Art focuses on works by artists with a close connection to the Boso Peninsula and paintings of scenes from the Boso Peninsula. Its collection includes paintings from the Edo period (1603?1868), woodblock prints from the Edo through early Showa periods (1926?1989), and Japanese and Western modern art. It has no permanent exhibits but instead sponsors rotating exhibitions and exhibitions of its holdings, lectures, and workshops. The museum is housed in the remodeled and restored Chiba branch of Kawasaki Bank and shares the building with the ward office of Chuo-ku. There is also a restaurant and a library in the building.

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place Chiba Pref. Chibashi Chuou-ku Chuou 3-10-8
phone 0432212311

Review of Chiba City Museum of Art

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Reviewed:2017/04/29 Small but decent
Not a grand gallery but provide a good glimpse of works from local artists. The set up is nice and is worth a visit if you are in the area. The very friendly atmosphere made me feeling welcome...
Reviewed:2014/09/02 A museum above the district office
A small size museum with interesting exhibition. When I visited it where a special art work exhibition was held. It opened even on Sunday--to my great surprise.
Reviewed:2013/12/05 A few excellent! most very good, a couple of stinkers
I have gone to a number of exhibits at the Chiba City Museum of Art. They have done some truly excellent exhibits of the history of modern Japanese prints mostly moku hanga, wood block prints. I...

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Address

Chiba Pref. Chibashi Chuou-ku Chuou 3-10-8 [map]

Phone

0432212311

Hours
10:00-18:00 (Last entry 17:30)
[Friday/Saturday] 10:00-20:00 (Last entry 19:30)
Closed
1st Monday (The next day for Public holiday), exhibition replacement periods, New Year's Holiday
Fees
It depends on the exhibition
Parking Lot
Available(85spaces)
Credit Card
Available (Museum shop only Available
VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX)

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          The Boso Peninsula forms the main body of Chiba prefecture, and this is where you’ll find its endless warm water beaches and jagged mountains. Further inland, Naritaーmost famous as the home of Narita Airportーis a secret haven of tradition and history in the form of centuries-old Shinshoji Temple and quaint wooden Edo buildings. Chiba prefecture is also home to both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea.

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