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The Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art

8-48 Tenjincho Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0814, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-225-4800
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Nice but not foreigner friendly!

Beautiful building and helpful staff however for a high end museum there is a surprising lack of... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Bradbailey
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Hidden gem

Given that Okayama isn't a huge tourist destination in and of itself, this was a surprisingly nice... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2016
Patrick S
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
31 Jul 2016
“Nice but not foreigner friendly!”
7 Jan 2016
“Hidden gem”
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8-48 Tenjincho Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0814, Okayama Prefecture
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+81 86-225-4800
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

Beautiful building and helpful staff however for a high end museum there is a surprising lack of foreign language signs or descriptions of anything. Half of the art works had just a tiny blurb in english but no detailed description (that is all Japanese). This...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

Given that Okayama isn't a huge tourist destination in and of itself, this was a surprisingly nice and modern museum. Seems to get some really good exhibitions too.

1  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 4 December 2015

There are only a few sections displaying traditional artwork and crafts, and one section on modern art, and one section on photography. Rather skimpy though I enjoyed whatever were there.

Thank Yew Hong N
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We visited this museum to see the Moomin exhibition, which came to Japan to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of Tove Jansson's birth last year. It was the most amazing exhibit - so many of her original drawings, more than I thought would be there!...More

Thank Freya C
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