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Kyoto Samurai & Ninja Museum Nakagyo, Japan 10.4 km away
#1 of 19 Museums in Nakagyo
Great little museum, guide and displays get great info and stories about the samurai and ninjas.
A new location open in Kyoto, the Samurai & Ninja museum serves as a fun introduction to Japanese history and makes for an entertaining interactive experience.
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Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts Fureaikan Kyoto, Japan 9.1 km away
#3 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
By the way, there are several other good museums and shrines near here, so you can easily spend half a day doing interesting stuff.
The museum is free to the public, but if you want to spend some of your yen there's a nice shop with a range of mostly handcrafted items that make excellent gifts and souvenirs.
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Lake Biwa Museum Kusatsu 9.2 km away
#1 of 3 Museums in Kusatsu
One of the best museums in Japan
Easy to get to, #2 bus from Kusatsu train station, much more than just a museum!
Forever Museum of Contemporary Art Higashiyama, Japan 9.6 km away
#1 of 10 Museums in Higashiyama
There are good reasons why Kusama is the most-visited artist in museums around the world, but here a great exhibition in a unique and out-of-the-way setting (yes, even though it is in Gion!) shows Kusama's endless...
Located right across from Gion Corner, this recently-opened museum is a real treat for culture buffs!
Kyoto National Museum Kyoto, Japan 10.0 km away
#5 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Accessible, manageable, pleasant and brief relative to other museums of the type.
we had an afternoon to remember coming close up with Kyoto’s cultural DNA. the museum is home to an imperial palace-ful of the ancient capital’s treasures the journey starts (logically) at Hall 1 on the ground floor.
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art Kyoto, Japan 8.9 km away
#9 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
This museum, which opened in 1928, is one of the oldest art museums in Japan.
Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto, Japan 9.0 km away
#13 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Easily spend a day in this area as there are different museums and the theatre as well as a major shrine,and spent over 2 hours between the Van Gogh in Japan exhibition and the galleries collection.
Temporary Van Cleef Exhibit at Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art
Otsu Festival Hikiyama Exhibition Pavilion
#1 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Kyoto Railway Museum Kyoto, Japan 12.8 km away
#2 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
It is is one of Japan's three great railway museums alongside JR East's Railway Museum in Saitama and JR Central's SCMAGLEV and Railway Park in Nagoya.
It's always great to see the trains themselves but this aspect is a welcome addition and something i find some rail museums a little light on!
Kawai Kanjiro Memorial Museum Higashiyama, Japan 9.7 km away
#2 of 10 Museums in Higashiyama
There are a few examples of this sort of museums out there - the McIntosh House in Glasgow, for example, and Dali's house north of Barcelona - of a house that was designed by the artist, with fixtures and fittings...
The Kawai Kanjiro Memorial Museum is the well-preserved, traditional Kyoto machiya , garden and workspace of this esteemed , humane artist, whose pottery, woodwork, furniture and calligraphy are displayed in the r...
Senoku Hakukokan, Kyoto Sakyo, Japan 8.1 km away
#1 of 8 Museums in Sakyo
It is one of the museums I want it to remain in the future generations!
Otsu City Museum of History
#2 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Namikawa Yasuyuki Sippo Memorial Museum Kyoto, Japan 9.0 km away
#19 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Highly recommended if you like cloisonné and/or house museums.
Wonderful atmosphere, beautiful museum
Kyoto International Manga Museum Kyoto, Japan 11.0 km away
#7 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Awesome museum with an extensive manga library, including a large foreign language collection, and a interesting timeline on the development and expansion of manga culture in English and Japanese.
The museum has an excellent permanent exhibition, which takes visitors through the history of manga, as well as some compelling temporary exhibitions featuring original manga artworks.
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Biwako Canal Memorial Hall Kyoto, Japan 8.4 km away
#30 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Located at the foot of the ramp that used to carry boats from the lower waters to the Lake Biwa Canal above, this little museum (also known as the Biwako-Sosui Museum if you are trying to find it on Google Maps) i...
Kokuhoden
#3 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Cultural Properties Storage of Mii-dera
#4 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Otsu City Science Museum
#5 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Sannenzaka Museum Kyoto, Japan 9.1 km away
#21 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
This is a small museum with the goals of promoting knowledge of traditional, Japanese decorative arts and encouraging a similar standard of skill to be developed today.
A fascinating museum!
Nomura Art Museum Kyoto, Japan 8.0 km away
#41 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Kusatsu Jukukaido Koryukan Kusatsu 7.3 km away
#2 of 3 Museums in Kusatsu
Mitsuhashi Setsuko Museum
#6 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Ryozen Museum of History Kyoto, Japan 8.9 km away
#27 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Museum of Modern Art, Shiga
#7 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Kaleidoscope Museum of Kyoto Kyoto, Japan 10.9 km away
#12 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
I bought a few kaleidoscopes for my collection... I'm definitely planning to visit some of the other kaleidoscope museums in Japan.
This museum is a charming oasis of calm and beauty, and a lovely way to relax in the midst of a hectic holiday.
Kozoku No Sato Shiryokan
#8 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Aqua Biwa
#9 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Lake Biwa Cultural Center
#10 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Zeze Ware Museum
#11 of 26 Museums in Otsu
Hosomi Museum Kyoto, Japan 9.2 km away
#24 of 213 Museums in Kyoto
Perfect Little Private Art Museum