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Manekineko Museum of Art招き猫美術館

Art Museum

This art museum for manekineko (beckoning cats) is located in the Kinzanji area of Kita Ward, Okayama City. Besides the permanent exhibition of 700 manekineko of various shapes and materials from traditional ones from throughout Japan to ones made by modern artists, it also holds temporary exhibitions related to manekineko. In addition, there is an adjoining museum shop that sells original manekineko goods.

place

Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Kanayamaji 865-1 (OkayamaArea)

phone 0862283301
place

10:00-17:00 (Admission is until 16:30)

Review of Manekineko Museum of Art

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2017/03/11 Cat of love , living, and luck
A hundred years old living quarter has been transformed into a house of manekineko or fortune cats of 700 kinds. The museum gave the feeling like walking into the grandmas private rooms where...
Reviewed:2019/10/19 可愛くて小さな美術館
ドライブがてら寄ってみました。
名前の通り、外観も内観も猫だらけで可愛い感じ。 広くないのでさくっと見回れます。
招き猫の絵付けが出来るのが良かった。
Reviewed:2019/09/07 その名の通り招き猫の美術館
その名の通り招き猫の美術館!
とにかく招き猫 招き猫 招き猫
古いモノから新しいものまで招き猫の歴史が学べます!種類も多いし形も色も様々!
楽しかったには楽焼きみたいに
真っ白な招き猫を自分で塗り世界に一つのオリジナル招き猫が作れます!

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Address
Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Kanayamaji 865-1 [ map ]
Area
OkayamaArea
Phone
0862283301
Hours
10:00-17:00 (Admission is until 16:30)
Closed
Wednesday (Public holiday/Summer vacation Period/New Year's Holiday opened)
Fees
[Admission fee]General600yen, Elementary and Junior High School Students300yen
Parking Lot
Available(30spaces)
Credit Card
Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, UnionPay, Alipay, We Chat Pay)

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          Overshadowed by Hiroshima to the west and the Kansai region to the east, Okayama is an easy spot to miss but a nature-rich gem where the Seto Inland Sea laps at its toes and peach and grape farms complete its interior. One of Japan's Three Great Gardens, Koraku-en in Okayama city is well worth a visit before progressing to Kurashiki, where preserved wooden Edo buildings line the picturesque canal.

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