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Karuizawa Picturebook Museum (Forest of Muse)軽井沢絵本の森美術館(ムーゼの森)

Art Museum

"This museum is in Nagakura, Karuizawa Town. They display items related to picture books, including Peter Rabbit. The First Exhibition Hall showcases the research of honorary adviser Mr. Shinichi Yoshida, a researcher of British and American children's literature, and has a permanent display called ""Peter Rabbit's Secret Room."" Planned exhibits occupy the Second Exhibition Hall. They also have a picture book library with primarily Western works where you can browse 1,800 volumes. There is also a museum shop and a conference room where various events are held."


Nagano Pref. Kitasakugunkaruizawamachi Nagakura 182 (Karuizawa / Saku / KomoroArea)

phone 0267483340

[3-November] 9:30-17:00
[12-January] 10:00-16:00
※ Last entry is 30 minutes

Review of Karuizawa Picture Book Museum

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2020/01/01 絵本好きにはたまらない。
Reviewed:2019/09/01 絵本もいいですがポールスミザーさんのピクチャレスクガーデンが見ものです
Reviewed:2019/08/11 観光と言うよりじっくり親子で時間を過ごしたい空間です

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Nagano Pref. Kitasakugunkaruizawamachi Nagakura 182 [ map ]
Karuizawa / Saku / KomoroArea
[3-November] 9:30-17:00
[12-January] 10:00-16:00
※ Last entry is 30 minutes
Fire, exhibition exchange period, winter (mid-January-end of February) * It is not open during the GW period and in the 7-9 month
[Admission fee] Adults 900 yen, junior high/seniors 600 yen, elementary school students 450 yen
Parking Lot
Yes (200 regular vehicles, 10 large vehicles)
Credit Card
Yes (Not available for admission fee
DC, VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX)

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          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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