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Adachi Museum of Art

320 Furukawa-cho, Yasugi 692-0064, Shimane Prefecture
+81 854-28-7111
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A bit overrated but quite nice

You travel hours or spend the night close by, you pay the entrance costs of $23 p.p. to say I've... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
The Netherlands
Amazing Garden

Although this is an art museum, the garden is the star here. A bit of a distance from Sakaiminato... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Conrad N
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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“Amazing Garden”
3 weeks ago
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320 Furukawa-cho, Yasugi 692-0064, Shimane Prefecture
+81 854-28-7111
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You travel hours or spend the night close by, you pay the entrance costs of $23 p.p. to say I've been there! In the #1 Garden for 14 consecutive years, a three-star site in the Michelin Green Guide Japan. Been there, done that. It's special...More

Thank PVR2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although this is an art museum, the garden is the star here. A bit of a distance from Sakaiminato it is definitely worth the trip. Well thought out beautiful vistas are to be found as you walk around the museum.

Thank Conrad N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not on the regular tourist map for Japan and almost 400 miles from Tokyo this is a wonderful private museum with an excellent collection of Japanese art and fantastic gardens -but you can only look not walk through them. Unlike other places we visited out...More

Thank S L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is famous for the garden view which is beautiful like a picture. The owner made it a good place to see views of all seasons. Visitors can enjoy the view from their cafes and restaurants. The art itself is not as attractive to me...More

Thank gingerbrownie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's no wonder that this garden has been awarded as being the best in Japan. Since it's viewed from within the museum, no visitor can mar the perfect scenes created outside. The artwork on display was equally fascinating.

Thank anneue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take a train from Matsue Station to Yasugi Station (takes about 25 minutes). At the station take a free shuttle bus to the Museum. Admission is 2,300 yen although International visitors have a discount of 50% on presentation of their passport. An audio system is...More

Thank mjandts30
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We recently took a flight from Tokyo Haneda airport to Yonago airport with the sole intention of visiting the Adachi art museum and gardens. At the start of the trip I was quite apprehensive about spending a whole day for this but by the end...More

Thank joyoustravelling
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our relatives from Hiroshima brought us to this beautiful garden and art museum located a few miles from Yasugi in Shimane Prefecture. Adachi Garden has been named Japan's most beautiful garden for 14 years in a row. The garden designs are truly beautiful--breathtaking. They are...More

Thank Normtf
Reviewed 21 April 2017

What a wonderful place - a very modern museums building with large glass windows towards the garden. The GARDEN - often called the best Japanese garden! And it is the best Japanese garden. Stunning vistas! Do not miss the wonderful paintings (all 19th and 20th...More

Thank UrsulaHans
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great japanese museum with ancient and modern art. Even better Museum grounds, with the most beautiful, and exquisitely manicured Japanese garden Iʻve ever seen

Thank john70flynn
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How do I get there using public transportation?
12 February 2017|
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Response from 足立美術館広報課 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquire. The museumIt is located in Yasugi, Shimane, Japan. Address: 320 Furukawa-cho, Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture By Train: The nearest station is JR Yasugi, from where you can use the Adachi Free... More
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Where is this in relationship to Kyoto? How do I get there?
18 April 2015|
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Response from Vanessa Y | Reviewed this property |
It's quite far away. It takes about 3.5 - 4 hours from Kyoto to Yasugi (about 390 km). It will cost around 12,000 yen (one way). Take the Nozomi bullet train from Kyoto to Okayama (it's 3 stops). Then, transfer to the JR... More