The museum with various exhibitions and a historical appearances
Kyoto municipal museum of art is located close to Heian Jingu Shrine. Various exhibitions which includes foreign exhibitions are held throughout the year. Here is the biggest museum that you can enjoy modern and contemporary arts in west Japan.
Various exhibitions are held throughout the year. You can check the exhibition schedule on the website. If you have the specific day to visit Kyoto, please check the website!
Please see an appearance which is the oldest appearance among the existing public museums. It feels as a historical atmosphere, please take pictures in front of the museum.
You can purchase the museum goods in a shop which is located on the first floor of the museum. After enjoying an art appreciation, please also check the shop. I hope that you can find out your favorite items!
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Smoking, eating, and drinking are prohibited in unauthorized areas.
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Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art / 京都市美術館
|Category||Museums & Galleries|
|Address||124, Okazaki Enshojicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8344|
|Directions||[By JR/bus] From JR/Kintetsu Kyoto Station (Kyoto-eki-mae boarding area A1), take Kyoto City Bus No. 5 (toward Iwakura Sōshajō-mae), get off at Okazaki Koen/Bijutsukan,Heian Jingu-mae From JR/Kintetsu Kyoto Station (Kyoto-eki-mae boarding area D1), take Kyoto City Bus No. 100 (toward Ginkakuji Temple, express), get off at Okazaki Koen/Bijutsukan,Heian Jingu-mae [By Hankyu/Keihan/bus] From Hankyū Karasuma Station/Kawaramachi Stationor Keihan Sanjō Station, take Kyoto City Bus No. 5 (toward Iwakura Sōshajō), get off at Okazaki Koen/Bijutsukan,Heian Jingu-mae From Hankyū Karasuma Station/Kawaramachi Stationor Keihan Gion-Shijō Station, take Kyoto City Bus No. 46 (toward Heian Jingū Shrine), get off at Okazaki Koen/Bijutsukan,Heian Jingu-mae and 5 minutes walk. [By other bus routes] Get off at Okazaki Koen/ROHM Theatre, Miyakomesse or get off at Higashiyama Nijo, Okazaki Koen-guchi and 5 minutes walk. [By subway] Get off at Higashiyama Station of Kyoto City subway Tōzai Lineand 10 minutes walk.|
|Open Hours||9am - 5pm (admission until 4:30pm)|
|Closed||Mondays (open on holidays) / Dec.28 - Jan.2|
The price of admission depends on exhibition
|Credit cards||Not accepted|
The website has a lot of information about the exhibition schedule
|Lanuages spoken||Japanese only|