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Nagoya City Art Museum

17-25,Sakae 2 Chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-212-0001
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Modest but wonderful!

I read many different reviews of this museum, lots of people saying it was small and not much to... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Ruby M
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Special exhibition is expensive, but without it, there is not much to see.

The special exhibition we saw costs 3-5 times regular admission fees of other art... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Janet C
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good49%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
7 May 2017
“Modest but wonderful!”
19 Jun 2016
“Special exhibition is expensive, but without it, there is not much to see.”
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17-25,Sakae 2 Chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
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+81 52-212-0001
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I read many different reviews of this museum, lots of people saying it was small and not much to brag about, but I really enjoyed it! Whilst the permanent collection is quite modest, there are some really interesting pieces, all of them very different! We...More

Thank Ruby M
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The special exhibition we saw costs 3-5 times regular admission fees of other art museums/galleries. It is quite expensive. But without the special exhibition, there is not much else to see. It is unclear whether the costs for the special exhibitions are the same or...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Fairly expensive for not a great deal of viewing.It's quite small so fairly limited space to showcase the collection.

Thank Art20thC
Reviewed 5 June 2015

3US$ gets you a ticket for the permanent exhibition, which is small and not impressive at all. After entering the exhibition, I started taking photos (without using the flash, of course), having not seen any signs nor told that photography is prohibited. After taking quite...More

1  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 5 April 2015

The museum is right downtown, so if you happen to be there and want to check it out, it might be worth a visit. Depending on the Season, they might feature impressive collections such as Van Gogh, or local art (from the Japanese cultural flower...More

Thank Grumpy Llama G
Reviewed 26 May 2013

I saw just the permanent collection. Surprisingly, they have a nice little collection of Mexican art. Being from Arizona, I found that, well . . . interesting. Some good pieces, though. They have a nice, little collection of European art--one or two pieces from many...More

Thank Yuri S
Reviewed 21 March 2013

It was over priced for how small it was but the art was overall pretty good. It leaves a lot to be desired.

1  Thank Manfra090
Reviewed 25 January 2012

i visited the museum on a thursday and i was happy to see it flooded of locals interested in european art :) i also liked permanent collection. everything was very well organized. i would come back if i was in town again!

2  Thank andreeapopa
Reviewed 5 January 2012

The Nagoya City Art Museum is located right in the heart of the city, often with major exhibitions, and within walking distance of a number of other attractions and public transportation. Two wonderful exhibitions from 2011 were "TOMATSU SHOMEI : PHOTOGRAPHS" and "Rembrandt : The...More

1  Thank nm758
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