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Matsumoto City Museum of Art松本市美術館

Art Museum

This is a private art museum in the center of Matsumoto City. The museum houses a collection of pieces by artists connected to Matsumoto City such as world-famous avant-garde artist Yayoi Kusama, calligrapher Shinzan Kamijo, and lifelong Shinshu (Nagano) natural vista painter Kazuo Tamura. Special exhibitions and exhibitions of works submitted by the general public are held at the museum several times each year. A 12-minute walk from JR Matsumoto Station.

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place Nagano Pref. Matsumotoshi Chuou 4-2-22
phone 0263397400

Review of Matsumoto City Museum of Art

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/11/24 A small museum for a great artist
The Municipal Museum is dedicated to the artist YOYOI KUSAMA, a unique artist with a unique, colorful and eye-catching style.
Reviewed:2018/11/16 A pleasant place
For art lovers it is a little short on exhibits of fine works. The museum has works of calligraphy and other works that seem out of place in my view. The works that are displayed I saw as pleasant...
Reviewed:2018/10/30 Good building and contents
This is well worth a visit. The sculpture in front is by a local artist who spend decades in NY but finally returned to her home town. I like that.



Nagano Pref. Matsumotoshi Chuou 4-2-22 [map]



9:00-17:00 (until 16:30)
Monday (Next Weekday for Public holiday), New Year's Holiday
[Collection Exhibition] Adults 410yen, High College Student 200yen
[Planned Exhibition] Varies by Exhibition
Parking Lot
Available (Cars 80 spaces/minicar 2 spaces/large bus 4 spaces)
Credit Card
Available (museum shop only)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


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Nagano Main Areas


Nagano prefecture is an exciting mix of mountains, hot spring monkeys, and preserved Edo history. At the heart of the Japanese Alps, Nagano is one of the country's most popular destinations, whether in winter for its snow sports and the much-loved Jigokudani Monkey Park or in the warmer months for discovering the undulating hills on foot. For fantastic Edo architecture, head to the Kiso Valley for a 60-kilometer stretch of quaint wooden buildings that marked the Nakasendo route 200 years ago.

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