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Matsumoto City Museum

Travel Guide - Matsumoto City Museum

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Located on the right-hand side of the castle grounds as you enter from downtown, the Matsumoto City Museum tells the story of the city from its beginnings. The museum primarily narrates the local history of the area as well as the lives of its citizens. The permanent exhibition includes sections such as "Matsumoto's Traditional Handicrafts" and "What kind of town is Matsumoto?" The museum is a space where you can learn about the city from the past to present.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • December 29 - January 3

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 200 yen (General, Adult)
  • 100 yen (Child)
  • Combination ticket with Matsumoto Castle: 610 yen (General, Adult)
  • Combination ticket with Matsumoto Castle: 300 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Matsumoto Station on the JR lines or Alpico Kotsu Kamikochi Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 4-1, Marunochi, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano, 390-0873

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Appreciating the artworks of Yayoi Kusama
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Marco Paulo @countocram - 2018-07-13
Yayoi Kusama’s Toko Ton
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