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Cute place

It’s a very good place. The dolls are so perfect and so full of details. A beautiful and nice place... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
michelleviere
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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A small museum of dolls

A small museum of dolls of the artist Yuki Atae . More than 100 dolls very nicely displayed... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Gidons51
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Herzliya, Israel
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The Kawaguchiko Muse Kan,which is affiliated with The Kawaguchiko Museum of Art,was opend on june,1993.This mueseam features a changingdisplay of dolls Yuki Atae.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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923 Kodachi | Yagisaki Park, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0302, Yamanashi Prefecture
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+81 555-72-5258
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a very good place. The dolls are so perfect and so full of details. A beautiful and nice place to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank michelleviere
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

A small museum of dolls of the artist Yuki Atae . More than 100 dolls very nicely displayed , including video showing the manufacture process. Also shop and coffee shop .

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Thee museum itself was quiet small but the dolls were absolutely beautiful. The place was divided into three sections, one having dolls, the other two of paintings and writing. I wasn't into the paintings and writing much but there was something about those dolls which...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Prajakta V
Reviewed 8 September 2017

If you have travelling to Kawaguchi-ko to see the famous Mount Fuji but the weather has blanketed her in clouds then the museum is good to stop in to use up some time and hope the clouds clear.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This museum shows about 100 intricately made dolls. The details of each doll are fascinating. You can see the clothes and shoes or the era it portrays. The artist tries his best to be as accurate as possible. The expressions on the dolls are life...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank livingeverymoment
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I've been to the Kawaguchiko area 3 times in 7 years. A couple of years ago I was in the area with 2 friends, and while they decided to go see this exhibition, i'd decided it wasn't my thing and so went down to the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Maccanaut
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I am not a doll type person but these are much more than mere dolls. They are the creative efforts of Atae Yuki. The dolls body are made from cotton but have the most lifelike facial expressions and poses. The clothing, shoes and hair are...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Have_Bag
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Was the last place on earth that I thought I would enjoy, but I was actually blown away by the dolls. The artist captured the emotions of each subject making them seem to come alive. Absolutely recommend a quick visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank TonsKitchen
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Amazing hand-crafted dolls on display. Really life-like with amazing facial expressions. Definite must-see. The gardens around the museum are beautiful with lavender fields (unfortunatelt not in bloom in autumn) with view of Mt Fuji in the background Attached cafe at the museum serves up tea...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank LCW24
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I happened upon the pamphlet and it was a treat! Amazing craftsmanship by an unknown artist making mesmerizing dolls with the most intricate and detailed facial expression possible. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Mish_H50
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