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21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art

1-2-1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa 920-8509, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-220-2800
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Great gallery

Fabulous exhibitions throughout the gallery. Don't miss this one. A couple of hours well spent... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joe A
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Definitely worth a visit - cafe also good for lunch

Don't be put off by the queue for tickets, it moves quickly. We booked ourselves a combined ticket... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah P
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1-2-1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa 920-8509, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-220-2800
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous exhibitions throughout the gallery. Don't miss this one. A couple of hours well spent with some great contemporary art gallery

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Don't be put off by the queue for tickets, it moves quickly. We booked ourselves a combined ticket which took us through the gallery. There was something for everybody - lots of interesting talking points and some real 'wow' moments. Leave it until 2pm when...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love the shrines, temples, samourai and shogun houses, but need to see some modern art from time to time, and this museum provides it superbly. Great building, lots of space, very light and pleasant.

Thank magnusems
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great architecture and garden. Very welcoming building. Opening up to the garden and visitor. Go there.

Thank Jesper47
Reviewed 4 days ago

An interesting museum, with a few public displays and then a number of pay-for exhibitions. When we went the line to by entry tickets was extremely long, so we only did the public displays.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expect to spend between 1-2 hours here. I don't ordinarily like contemporary art, but these exhibits are a breathe of fresh air and fresh perspectives. Absolutely worth a visit.

Thank MCMGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is relevant for the reader to know that I am an old person. How old? Well, when I was born most people didn't live to my current age. I believe the above is relevant because I was unable to relate to or understand "contemporary...More

Thank Hanan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were many exhibitions in the museum but we didn't choose to go to any of the ones that required an entry fee. There was plenty of free things to look at though. The museum had lots of outside installations and some free exhibitions inside...More

1  Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's worth a visit if your in town. Lots of strange and wonderful things, you can get lost for a few hours in her.

Thank Fiona_australia_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Art is in the eyes of the beholder. This is pretentious in the extreme. Our party of 25 were totally bored by the experience.

Thank Barrington S
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1 May 2016|
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Response from Sue T | Reviewed this property |
We only went to the museum because we were hoping for a nice, warm, dry seat and a good cup of coffee after walking through the amazing gardens. From that point of view, we should just have continued on to the shopping... More