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Nice Art Museum with a Beautiful Garden in a Spectacular Location

Gyokudo Kawai was one of the most significant painters in Japan in the 20th century. This museum... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2015
pontevecchio56
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San Diego, California
Short but sweet.

Take the time to peek into the areas rich history by having a look at the wonderful pieces of art... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Frank B
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Pensacola, Florida
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1-75 Mitake, Ome 198-0174, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Take the time to peek into the areas rich history by having a look at the wonderful pieces of art in this museum. There's plenty of free parking and its right on the river close to where people fish. Check it out!

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

One of the best things about Gyokudo is the setting, the museum itself is semi-interesting but the hiking nearby and the impressive dry "zen" karesansui garden is the real attraction at Gyokudo Art Museum more than anything else. Nearby are very pleasant nature trails along...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Gyokudo Kawai was one of the most significant painters in Japan in the 20th century. This museum contains some of his art on display and tells of his role in the Japanese art world. This was built in 1959, a couple of years after Gyokudo...More

3  Thank pontevecchio56
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Pleasant little pace, but I would not go out of the way for it. Relaxing short stroll through pictures of a popular Japanese painter

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