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Teshima Art Museum

607 Teshimakarato, Tonosho-cho, Shozu-gun 761-4662, Kagawa Prefecture
+81 879-68-3555
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simplicity at its most beautiful

The structure is the art. The quietness within its confines will heighten all your senses and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christie L
Outstanding serenity

The absolute highlight of my trip to the art islands. Simplistic beauty and peaceful serenity... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
chris s
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607 Teshimakarato, Tonosho-cho, Shozu-gun 761-4662, Kagawa Prefecture
+81 879-68-3555
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The structure is the art. The quietness within its confines will heighten all your senses and makes you see and hear things you never knew you could. The perfect demonstration of 'less is more'.

Thank Christie L
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The absolute highlight of my trip to the art islands. Simplistic beauty and peaceful serenity amidst green rice fields and natural bush. I was completely fascinated by the movement of the water and the fact that it left no trace. The sound of birds and...More

Thank chris s
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

One of the most impressive things we have seen during our visit to Japan. This is a must see! The serenity inside this installation is absolutely amazing. Totally worth the trip. The island itself and the ferry ride are also spectacular.

2  Thank Amos B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Teshima Art Museum is an extraordinary experience I have had while visiting Japan. I found peace in this museum compare to the main cities in Japan. Once you arrived from Uno Port, you could use bike/bus to reach this place. Believe me, the effort to...More

1  Thank Ignatius P
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Wow .. for me this was a most extraordinary experience . I have probably only ever been to conventional art museums in the past and this one and Chichu on Naoshima were radical concepts abd the scale is breathtaking . Don't be near by and...More

Thank Jennie F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is definitely the highlight of the trip. breathtaking experience. We used the shuttle but you can also access by bike

Thank Lesly P
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

No brochure, google search or story telling can replace the experience of actually visiting this place. It is a bit out of the way, but take time and visit also other art locations on the islands of Teshima and Naoshima.

1  Thank Marija Natasa F
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This museum is very conceptual, with the philosophic concept from the Japanese zen, the white washed building's height and curve merged perfectly into the terrain. The sea, the trees and the rice terrace forms a perfect backdrop for the museum, and is indeed a soothing...More

3  Thank Yves T
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I won’t categorize here as a museum, I would say this is an art piece connected to the nature. The main exhibit is an oval shaped architecture sitting on the green hillside overlooking the rice terraces and the Seto Inland Sea. Once I stepped in,...More

1  Thank MokeyMok
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is the most amazing place I have ever been to. It appears so simple but it makes you so aware of yourself and the world around you. The logical mind cannot comprehend how this can be such an amazing experience and that might be...More

1  Thank dip69
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20 June 2017|
Response from Yusuke H |
You can get to teshima by several ways. But I recommend a ferry from Uno-port to teshima. JR train: Osaka station --> ShinOsaka JR Shinkansen: ShinOsaka --> Okayama JR train: Okayama --> Uno Ferry: Uno --> Teshima Ieura... More
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14 June 2016|
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Response from kekenu | Reviewed this property |
I stop at uno train station, from there just in front the boat. Be there before 13 or you risk not be able to arrive in time. Check biat hours. And enjoy that special place. I have a video on youtube, dgttv
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