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Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum

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Got lucky and visited during the special exhibition on displaying works done by ghibli (a film... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
manucanuck
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Hong Kong, China
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Saw a good show here

This evening we went to the Art Museum to see a great local show. It was a Hiroshima Cultural Night... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
roy v
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Traralgon, Australia
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Artists of the region are the focus of this museum which also features non-Japanese artists who influenced contemporary Japanese art, like Salvador Dali and Picasso.
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2-22 Kaminobori-cho, Naka, Hiroshima 730-0014, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

. A walking distance from the castle, this museum is a relatively newer one originally built in 1968 and reconstructed in 1996. The museum houses beautiful art, paintings, and study material. The structure is very modern and there are cafes at the lower level to...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Got lucky and visited during the special exhibition on displaying works done by ghibli (a film company, most famous for works by hayao Miyazaki). Lined up for 20 minutes for the ticket and another hour for entering into the museum. It's packed, yet everyone was...More

Thank manucanuck
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A small museum but worth the ¥500 to see Dali’s Dream of Venus. The museum’s art collection is small, but if you are lucky there could be an interesting special exhibition on the 3rd floor.

Thank DuvalChevalier
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Small museum but attractive, located beside beautiful Shukkeien Garden. This garden was built in Edo period, Japanese style garden with pond and tea-house. Worth to see

Thank Aurelia A
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This evening we went to the Art Museum to see a great local show. It was a Hiroshima Cultural Night , that included Flute playing, traditional dance and a great Samurai show by SAMURAI UNIT TAIGI. This is a great venue, hope to go back...More

Thank roy v
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We found the museum was having an exhibition on the images of women in portraiture from the Boston Museum collection. There was sufficient description of the major works in English, which made our visit both worthwhile and interesting. A well curated, and displayed, series of...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 28 May 2018

When we visited there was only a touring exhibition and the permanent collection was not available. The building provides superb space for exhibitions together with a comprehensive art library, shop and restuarants. The gallery gives access to the beautiful Shukkeien Gardens - not to be...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Cheaper entry to get with gardens ticket, had a good look nothing special rather small walked around in 20 minutes. Best part of museum is the Italian restaurant and gift shop. I would bother unless you really really love art.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 29 January 2018

There are a few interesting pieces here from international and Japanese artists, most notable being Salvador Dali's 'Dream of Venus'. It's worth checking out the special exhibition area to see if it might be of interest to you. When I was visiting it was exhibiting...More

Thank nadiahkimie
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is not a large museum. The most famous piece is Dali's Dream of Venus. Best value is a joint ticket with the garden next door. It makes a welcome break from the bustle of the city and both sightseeing loop buses stop outside.

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