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Nakasendo Hiroshige Art Museum

176-1 Oicho, Ena 509-7201, Gifu Prefecture
+81 573-20-0522
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Educational & Fun Woodblock Printing Experience!

This visit was part of our Walk Japan "Winter Nakasendo Way" Tour. We watched an educational... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
LLTan
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Singapore, Singapore
Hands on, too!

While the rest of the family went to eat BBQ down the street, I spent an hour and a half here. I'm... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2017
Tom B
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Houston, Texas
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176-1 Oicho, Ena 509-7201, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

This visit was part of our Walk Japan "Winter Nakasendo Way" Tour. We watched an educational video on the art & technique of Japanese Woodblock Printing. Then, we get to experience doing woodblock printing by ourselves. It was very interesting, fun & we get to...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

While the rest of the family went to eat BBQ down the street, I spent an hour and a half here. I'm glad I did. Despite my minimal Japanese language skills, and the docent's equally bad English skills, I managed to actually make my own...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We really enjoyed looking at the Hiroshige prints but we just loved the hands-on block print making lab where you can recreate some of Hiroshige's famous prints yourself. I have two teenagers and they made every print available and brought them home to hang on...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Rotating shows of Hiroshige's prints. We enjoyed the 100 views of the Tokaido, all original prints, displayed in order as if one were walking along the Tokaido.

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Reviewed 24 May 2015

This museum was part of our Walk Japan/Road scholar tour. I had no expectations and was surprised, intrigued, and educated by the video on woodblocking. My appreciation for this part of Japanese art will be further enhanced when I get to the Boston Museum of...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

Viewed this museum while walking the Nakasendo Way so the video, the displays and the hands on sample of wood block printing was very relevant. We found the whole museum very interesting and well worth visiting.

Thank Pierre3007
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Reviewed 21 June 2012

Although much of the information is in Japanese, if you are unfamiliar with wood block prints or the importance of Hiroshige and are passing through Ena, this museum is worth a visit. On the main floor, the exhibitions change from time to time. When we...More

4  Thank Bonasa
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Dragonfly285
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Response from 中山道広重美術館 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Imitation woodblock print activity is available from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm(last enrty 4:30 pm), and reservation is not needed. There are 4 kinds of prints so if you planning to try all prints, it... More
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Dragonfly285
28 October 2017|
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Response from 中山道広重美術館 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Imitation woodblock print activity is available from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm(last enrty 4:30 pm), and reservation is not needed. There are 4 kinds of prints so if you planning to try all prints, it... More
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Donald C
24 May 2016|
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9:30AM to 5:00PM (last entrance 4:30PM)  Please check the offical homepage (English) for details. Thank you.
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