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Bizen Pottery Museum

1659-6 Inbe, Bizen 705-0001, Okayama Prefecture
+81 869-64-1400
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Interesting museum despite the lack of English signage

The museum has a wonderful display of Bizen pottery ware. Catch the JR Ako line to Imbe (this is... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Alex H
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Sydney, Australia
Bizen ware

It's worth visiting if you want to get a quick understanding of the bizen ware's history and style... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2016
JapanMuse
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Tokyo, Japan
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1659-6 Inbe, Bizen 705-0001, Okayama Prefecture
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+81 869-64-1400
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The museum has a wonderful display of Bizen pottery ware. Catch the JR Ako line to Imbe (this is also spelled Inbe in some places) and the museum is a short walk away - it is well signposted. There are 4 floors of all kinds...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

It's worth visiting if you want to get a quick understanding of the bizen ware's history and style. The museum building itself is nothing fabulous with Showa style linoleum floor throughout, but they do have a collection of very old bizen pottery (dates around 1300's)...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2015

Firstly the nearest station is Imbe (don't get off at Biden). Once you get off the train there is an excellent shop selling pottery on the second floor of the station building but the museum (700Y) is 100 yards,away, just across the station forecourt. The...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2014

My friends been there with me, she is a ceramist so she find this place amazing. Indeed they have very impressive stuff and if you are very interested in this art its a very good place to go.

1  Thank Delsuc V
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