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Garden Museum Hiei

Travel Guide - Garden Museum Hiei

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Garden Museum Hiei is located at the top of Mt. Hiei-zan. This is a garden-style museum which is designed in reference to the paintings by French impressionists. There are about 1,500 species of plants and flowers in its 17,000 square meters ground. There are also 45 reproductions of the masterpieces by French impressionists, such as Monet, Renoir and Gogh displayed in the garden so that visitors can enjoy the art and garden at the same time.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 17:30 (mid-April - early-December) *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • 10:00 - 20:45 (Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays from July 20 to August 31) *admission until 20:00

ClosedClosed

  • early-December - mid-April

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,030 yen (General - Adult) *mid-April - mid-November
  • 515 yen (Child) *mid-April - mid-November
  • 515 yen (General, Adult) *mid-November - early-December
  • 260 yen (Child) *mid-November - early-December

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 75 minutes from JR Kyoto Station by the bus bound for Hiei-sancho. Get off at Hei-sancho Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 4, Shugakuin Shakuragatani Shimegadake, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-0000

TweetsTweets

Indicator_Paper @Indicator_Paper - 2018-10-13
(27.04.2018) Garden Museum Hiei. Got there almost by accident. I went to Rurikoin, but when I arrived, I noticed th… https://t.co/HFyJCAxrKG
Jo @eskimojo - 2018-06-01
@eliesaaab Also in Japan, a Bridge Over a Pond of Water Lilies in the Garden Museum Hiei in Kyoto 😍 https://t.co/UtzGtNjz8R
japantrip @japantrip_jp - 2018-05-25
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ultimatemegax@ユーフォ天国 @ultimatemegax - 2017-12-03
@somekindofthing It'd be a super nice tie-in if they went to the Garden Museum Hiei by the Eizan Railway.
Science Punk @5ciencePunk - 2017-08-02
Beautiful view of Ōtsu and Lake Biwa from the Garden Museum Hiei this afternoon.
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WhyKYOTO? @WhyKYOTO - 2017-07-22
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ゆわ♬ @EnriqueYuwa - 2017-05-06
I found a nice sightseeing spot!!! 'Garden Museum Hiei'

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Nana Komatsu @TeamNanaKomatsu - 2016-12-20
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小松菜奈. @_nanachxn - 2016-12-20
On the homepage of #ぼく明日, the Garden Museum Hiei introduced as one of filming location. #福士蒼汰 #小松菜奈
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小松菜奈. @_nanachxn - 2016-12-20
On the homepage of #ぼく明日, the Garden Museum Hiei introduced as one of filming location. #福士蒼汰 #小松菜奈
https://t.co/LVNV7h1uY2
小松菜奈. @_nanachxn - 2016-12-20
On the homepage of #ぼく明日, the Garden Museum Hiei introduced as one of filming location. #福士蒼汰 #小松菜奈
https://t.co/LVNV7h1uY2
小松菜奈. @_nanachxn - 2016-12-20
On the homepage of #ぼく明日, the Garden Museum Hiei introduced as one of filming location. #福士蒼汰 #小松菜奈
https://t.co/LVNV7h1uY2
Jimmy.O @jimmy_oh24 - 2016-10-08
Oct. 8, 2016

Garden Museum Hiei

This garden is an open-air art museum and is located at the… https://t.co/2OJ0PT1TYN
osmjp_kyoto @osmjp_kyoto - 2015-06-29
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osmjp_kyoto @osmjp_kyoto - 2015-06-29
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osmjp_kyoto @osmjp_kyoto - 2015-06-29
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