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Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art愛知県美術館

Art Museum

This art museum in Nagoya City's Higashi Ward is located on the 10th floor of the Aichi Arts Center, and is the successor to the Aichi Prefectural Culture Hall and Museum of Art which opened in 1955. Primarily featuring 20th century art from Japan and abroad, the museum is home to many masterpieces including works by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Ryuzaburo Umehara, and Sotaro Yasui. In particular, there is a complete collection of works leaning towards German Expressionism and Surrealism, and also postwar art of the USA. The special collection donated by Nagoya art collector Teizo Kimura has more than 3,000 works including modern Japanese-style paintings, Chinaware, and Buddhist images, and these works are displayed in the Teizo Kimura Collection Room and in some of the special exhibitions.

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Aichi Pref. Nagoyashi Higashi-ku Higashisakura 1-13-2 Aichi Arts Center, 10th Floor (NagoyaArea)

phone 0529715511
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[Saturday-Thursday] 10:00-18:00
[Friday] 10:00-20:00
* Admission until 30 minutes closing

Review of Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/04/03 The oasis
Was impressed by the way the park has been redeveloped into both a recreational area and shopping maal with conne tion to the metro station
Reviewed:2017/11/15 Impressive architecture, but not catered for foreign tourists
The building is an integrated arts precinct housing the art gallery and performing arts centre. However didnt enter the galleries because there was no assistance or anything written in English, and...
Reviewed:2017/09/27 Do Not Overlook
This museum is not really a typical museum. It carries special exhibits and is on the 10th floor or the building in which its located. Still, the exhibit was quite extensive and what a find to see...

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Address
Aichi Pref. Nagoyashi Higashi-ku Higashisakura 1-13-2 Aichi Arts Center, 10th Floor [ map ]
Area
NagoyaArea
Phone
0529715511
Hours
[Saturday-Thursday] 10:00-18:00
[Friday] 10:00-20:00
* Admission until 30 minutes closing
Closed
Monday (The next day in case of Public holiday), 12/28-1/3
* Period is arranged by changing exhibitions
Fees
[Admission fee section exhibition] General500yen, 300yen high school students, Junior High School students and below Free.
Parking Lot
Available ※ Charge (based on Friday of the local park Tokai)
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available(Aichi Free Wi-Fi)
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Yes
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          Aichi is a prefecture of great natural beauty with Nagoya city at its heart, a busy hub home to a labyrinth of underground shops and the 17th-century Nagoya Castle. Castles are easy to find in this history-rich prefecture, but the highlight for history buffs has to be the Museum Meiji-mura, where preserved buildings from the turn of the 20th century are displayed in all their grandeur in an outdoor museum.

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