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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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ChasingFoodDreams @FoodDreamsCFD - 2019-10-14
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Peter Sidell @MrPeterSidell - 2019-09-21
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David Muttiah @dmuttiah - 2019-09-15
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侘助 @wavisque - 2019-08-25
Matsumoto City Museum of Art. Its bench, dust bins and vending machines are designed by Yayoi Kusama. https://t.co/V9BW1QsRsD
MC Hammerklavier @isilitke - 2019-08-21
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isi litke @isilitke - 2019-08-21
@nyhcmaven84 @Sofonisbe this guy's in the British Museum, as is this print

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セイジ・オザワ 松本フェスティバルOMF @Ozawa_Festival - 2019-08-05
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gudeenoo🍳 @mishelua1 - 2019-07-27
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gudeenoo🍳 @mishelua1 - 2019-07-27
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Marc @TodayFlowers - 2019-07-25
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KUBO Tsutomu @kuboben - 2019-07-14
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Pearl Boshomane Tsotetsi @Pearloysias - 2019-07-05
Made it to the Matsumoto City Museum of Art! Look at all this Yayoi! No pics allowed inside (which is an AMAZING ex… https://t.co/f1CDTNR0gX
Pearl Boshomane Tsotetsi @Pearloysias - 2019-06-30
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JapanJustForYou @japan_just - 2019-06-06
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Alisha (アリーシャ) @ArishaInTokyo - 2019-06-02
Next was the Matsumoto City Museum of Art. Famous artist Yayoi Kusama is from Matsumoto, and she has a giant perman… https://t.co/wk7z9OpqGX
exfictz @exFictZ - 2019-06-02
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NotesFromABroad @ANoteFromABroad - 2019-05-01
Entry facade of the Matsumoto City Museum Of Art another work by native born Yayoi Kasuma. @ Matsumoto, Nagano https://t.co/c5w12DEaF5
NotesFromABroad @ANoteFromABroad - 2019-05-01
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Jennifer (aka Dr J) @SidewalkSafari - 2019-04-15
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Jennifer (aka Dr J) @SidewalkSafari - 2019-04-15
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LadyTravels2013 @LadyTravels2013 - 2019-04-12
Yayoi Kusama is from Matsumoto! Here’s her installation outside the Matsumoto City Museum of Art. https://t.co/K07Zt6Qy33
Clay Harris 🇪🇺 @mudlarklives - 2019-04-11
Native daughter has pride of place at Matsumoto City Museum of Art. https://t.co/IHMUH2B9Ug

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