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Kyoto Art Center

Travel Guide - Kyoto Art Center

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Kyoto Art Center was set up in 2000 to support young artists and encourages the preservation of Kyoto's traditional arts. The art center uses old school buildings of the former Meirin Elementary School constructed in the Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). The north, south and west wings, the gate and wall of the center were registered as one of the Tangible Cultural Properties in 2008.
The art center has a studio, gallery, and auditorium, and holds a wide variety of events such as exhibitions, performances, and workshops. It also has a library and an information corner, and the library has 5,500 of books and other materials related to Kyoto's art and culture.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 20:00

ClosedClosed

  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Shijo Station on the on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K09)
  • 5 minutes walk from Karasuma Station on the Hankyu Kyoto Line
  • 10 minutes walk from Karasuma Oike Station on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K08) or Tozai Line (T13)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 546-2, Yamabushiyamacho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8156

TweetsTweets

Brown Grad School @BrownGradSchool - 2019-10-13
Summer Research:
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京都芸術センター @Kyoto_artcenter - 2019-10-12
【annoucement】
Due to the approaching typhoon, Kyoto Art Center will be temporarily closed on the 12th of October.
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Kyoto Composers Jazz Orchestra @ComposersO - 2019-10-10
「S.Y.G」 Comp. & Arr. by Shota Yamamoto

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Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-10-02
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Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-09-25
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Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-09-20
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Before was elementary school
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Kyoto Composers Jazz Orchestra @ComposersO - 2019-07-30
New video on Youtube!!

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