The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto Heian Jingu-mae, Kyoto
An art museum where you can encounter works related to Kyoto
This art museum is located close to Heian Jingu Shrine. Focusing on western Japanese art centered on Kyoto, the museum has a wide range of crafts including ceramics, textiles, metalwork, wood and bamboo work, and jewelry, in addition to Japanese paintings, Western-style paintings, prints, sculptures, and photographs. The collection exhibits, which focus on and introduce artistic activities in western Japan, change almost entirely every season, so you can enjoy every visit.
The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
26-1 Okazaki Enshoji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8344
- 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. (on Fridays until 8:00 p.m.) Admission until 30 minutes before closing. Closed on Mondays (open on holiday Mondays and closed on the following days), during installation periods, and New Year holidays.
- Adults 430 yen, College and University students 130 yen *Excluding special exhibitions.