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Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art岡山県立美術館

Art Museum

"Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art is located along Prefectural Route 400 in Tenjin-cho, Kita Ward in the city of Okayama. It collects and exhibits the works of traditional illustrators, traditional Japanese painters, Western-style painters, craftspeople, sculptors, and other artists who have a connection with Okayama. In addition to the permanent collection ""The Art of Okayama,"" in which the objects on display are changed periodically, and special exhibitions, the museum also sponsors events such as lectures about art and workshops."

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place Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Tenjinchou 8-48
phone 0862254800

Review of The Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art

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Reviewed:2017/10/01 And What is the Permanent Collection Like?
Looking over some previous reviews, I learn that the museum has a collection. The reason I mention this is because on my visit today, there was nothing to be seen from said collection, as they were...
Reviewed:2016/07/31 Nice but not foreigner friendly!
Beautiful building and helpful staff however for a high end museum there is a surprising lack of foreign language signs or descriptions of anything. Half of the art works had just a tiny blurb in...
Reviewed:2016/01/08 Hidden gem
Given that Okayama isn't a huge tourist destination in and of itself, this was a surprisingly nice and modern museum. Seems to get some really good exhibitions too.

Details

Address

Okayama Pref. Okayamashi Kita-ku Tenjinchou 8-48 [map]

Phone

0862254800

Hours
9:00-17:00 (Admission-16:30)
Closed
Monday (The next day in the case of Public holiday), New Year's Holiday, during the exhibition period
Fees
[Admission fee to view] General 350 yen, college student 250 yards, Over 65170 yen, junior high school student Free
Parking Lot
Available(38spaces)
Credit Card
Not available

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Access

    There is no Bus Stop nearby.
    There is no IC nearby.

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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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