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Yokohama Museum of Art

3-4-1, Mintomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 45-221-0300
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Cute modern art museum

It's not too big so it's visitor friendly and one can sometimes be surprised by the works of a... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Victoria R
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France
Best value for the price and quality

A very clean, sleek, modern building houses a permenant collection of works by artists from Cezanne... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Prepcook
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Fussa, Japan
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3-4-1, Mintomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012, Kanagawa Prefecture
Nishi-ku
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+81 45-221-0300
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

It's not too big so it's visitor friendly and one can sometimes be surprised by the works of a local artist. Nice for a rainy day activity

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A very clean, sleek, modern building houses a permenant collection of works by artists from Cezanne to Dali to contemporary Japanese painters. Exhibition galleries are separated by medium: painting, watercolor, photography and sculpture. There is something for everyone. The current exhibition of art and fashion...More

Thank Prepcook
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Museum in a very interesting building. They had a "fashion" exhibition when I visited but this is not my cup of tea. The ordinairy exhibition was nice but a bit to much focused in old painting for my taste. The best about the museum is...More

Thank awnil
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Pretty building, spacious with interesting architectural details. We went to see the kimono and westerns art exhibit which was outstanding!

Thank Kasia Z
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Visited on a Rainy Weekday, April 2017 during the Yokohama 33rd Annual Urban Greenery Exhibit. Yokohama Museum of Art had an excellent art exhibit that meshed perfectly with the "GARDEN Necklace" Urban Greenery Exhibit. The museum's take was: "Reflections of Nature"- East meets West views...More

1  Thank LittlePrince1977
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I visited when there was a comprehensive photo exhibit including "The people of Kishin", a collection of 5o years of his work, most in very large reproductions. However, I preferred the collection of post war photographs covering the destruction and rebuilding of Japan both before...More

1  Thank travelingphotodude
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Having travelled down from Tokyo for the day we came across the museum which from the exterior is a lovely building. We paid the very modest 500 yen entry to the museum and had a very enjoyable afternoon. Worth a visit if your in the...More

1  Thank geoallan
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We are fairly keen gallery visitors so went along happily without knowing what to expect. The displays and architecture made this one of our highlights not only of Yokohama but of our five weeks in Japan. The art is quirky, creative, interesting and sometimes challenging....More

1  Thank Have_Bag
Reviewed 1 November 2016

No photos allowed but a nice little cafe and gift shop. Exhibition space was immense but with very few actual exhibition artefacts. We were a bit disappointed given the entrance fee was 500 Yen per adult.

Thank SingaporeGirl
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice new building in a modern envirement. The muzeum has at most an exposition. We saw" BODY PLAY AND POLITICS" very nice exposed and interesting there is a small galery of european artists small but nice. Another galery are japanese artists from the same times...More

Thank Bella B
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