Shoji Ueda Museum of Photography (植田正治写真美術館)
The Shoji Ueda Museum of Photography showcases the works of world-famous photographer Shoji Ueda, who was born in Tottori Prefecture. Ueda’s photographs of subjects set against the backdrop of the San’in region’s big skies and imposing sand-dunes won renown as the “Ueda-cho” (“Ueda style”). There is plenty to see at the Museum, including the pond, which reflects an inverted image of Mt. Daisen, and the Museum Cinema, which is decorated with the world’s largest camera lens. The Museum Shop sells an extensive range of souvenir gifts.
Tottori Pref. Saihakugunhoukichou Sumura 353-3 (Yonago / Mt. DaisenArea)
Review of Shoji Ueda Museum of PhotographyTripAdvisor Traveler Rating
There is photo-shooting spots that attracts many visitors - the water reflection of Mt. Daisen.
- Tottori Pref. Saihakugunhoukichou Sumura 353-3 [map]
- 10:00-17:00(Latest entry16:30)
- Tuesday (The next day for Public holidays), Exhibition change Period
[Closed Period] Dec.--Feb.
- [Admission fee]
[High school/university student] 500yen
[Small/Junior High School Students] 300yen
- Parking Lot
- Credit Card
- Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB)
* Available only for shops
- Others (1 available outside the building)
- Available(Houki Town Wi-fi)
- Temporary suspension of business:Closed until May 31, 2020 (Information as of May 26, 2020)
* Information may be changed, so please be sure to check the official information.
- Estimated stay time
- 60-120 minutes
- Wheelchair accessible
- Infant friendly
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Tottori prefecture is Japanese seasonal diversity at its best: Huge sand dunes cover the north coast, making for the perfect summer beach trip complete with the unexpected addition of camels; November brings the delectable snow crab, while winter around Mount Daisen, the Chugoku region’s highest mountain, promises snow sports and magical views.