Are you interested on arts or museums? Today we are going to bring you into the world of art in Naoshima – An island or art and museum in Japan.

Naoshima (直島) is an island with no more than 4000 people in population in which is located in the Seto Inland Sea that is known for its modern art museums, architecture and sculptures. The south part of the island is “Setonaikai National Park” where is famous for its beautiful natural scenery. The easiest way to get to Naoshima is either from Takamatsu Port or Uno Port. It takes 60mins by boat from Takamatsu Port, and takes 20mins from Uno Port.

1 -Chichu Art Museum

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Chichu Art Museum
is designed by the famous architect – Tadao Ando. In order to protect the natural ecology of “Setonaikai National Park”, most of part of this museum is built underground. Also, this museum displays Claude Monet’s some of the significant work including “Water Garden”.

Address: 3449-1 Naoshima, Kagawa 7613110 Japan

Office Hour: 1st of Mar~30th of Sep 10:00~18:00(Last 17:00)

1st of Oct~End of Feb 10:00~17:00(Last 16:00)

Holiday: Monday

Fee: 2060YEN ※Free for under 15 years old

TEL: 087-892-3755

Official Website: http://benesse-artsite.jp/art/chichu.html


2,ANDO MUSIUM
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This is designed by the famous architect – Tadao Ando – named Benesse House, which means  a museum that you can live in.

Address: 736-2 Naoshima, Kagawa 7613110 Japan

Office Hour: 10:00~16:30(Last 16:00)

Holiday: Monday(If Monday is public holiday and then the next day will be closed)

Entrance Fee: 510YEN ※Free for under 15 years old

TEL: 087-892-3754

網址:  http://benesse-artsite.jp/art/ando-museum.html


3 -Yayoi Kusama
The Giant Pumpkin
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4 – Naoshima Sentou –I♥湯 (I ♥ Bath House)
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The artist – Shinro Ohtake designed this artistic public bath house. So people can enjoy a bath in such an artistic space.

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Address: 2252-2 Naoshima, Kagawa 7613110 Japan

Office Hour: Weekday:14:00~21:00 Weekend and Public holiday:10:00~21:00

Holiday: Monday(f Monday is public holiday and then the next day will be closed.)

Entrance Fee: 510YEN,Under 15 years old 210YEN

TEL: 087-892-2626

網址: http://benesse-artsite.jp/art/naoshimasento.html


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