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Otsuka Museum of Art

Travel Guide - Otsuka Museum of Art


Otsuka Museum of Art displays over 1,000 replicas of famous Western paintings possessed by more than 190 museums in 25 countries as well as ancient murals in the largest exhibition space in Japan. They are all reproduced on ceramic boards using a special technique and said to be last more than 2,000 years. The museum was built in 1998 to commemorate the Otsuka Pharmaceutical Group’s 75th anniversary.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:00 *admission until 16:00


  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday. No closing days in August.)

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 3,240 yen (General, Adult)
  • 2,160 yen (University student)
  • 540 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes from JR Naruto Station by the bus bound for Naruto-Koen. Get off at Otsuka Kokusai Bijutsukan-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 65-1, Narutocho Tosadomariura Fukuike, Naruto-shi, Tokushima, 772-0053


TimeOutTokyo @TimeOutTokyo - 2020-05-24
Colouring isn't just for the kids. https://t.co/iSWrBuSzkz
💫A Wanderer’s Postcards✨ @samyukthaell - 2020-05-18
For anyone keen to do something creative without faffing about with outlines and detailed sketches, Otsuka Museum o… https://t.co/FzWWD9P9VQ
TimeOutTokyo @TimeOutTokyo - 2020-05-15
Think you can do better than the art masters? https://t.co/WrF151HnZu
Timothy J. Phelan @timothyjphelan_ - 2020-03-28
The Asahi Newspaper thought it was moral to take money from the Otsuka Museum of Art for a full-page add inviting p… https://t.co/1XUNqr58SL
Mahiro Kawahara【まひろ】 @Mahiro_Kawahara - 2020-03-14
Arte 3rd new visual and PV posted and two new additional characters/cast revealed. Plus new collaboration with 'Ots… https://t.co/MykaEM8M3n
Craig Clunas 柯律格 @CraigClunas - 2020-03-07
It's #MichelangeloBuonarroti's birthday. Here's the life-size Sistine Chapel replica in ceramics at the Otsuka Muse… https://t.co/MCu09ZCEZ1
Alfie Goodrich @AlfieJapanorama - 2020-02-17
@betsylavolette Have fun down there. Been to Tokushima area maybe 25 times or more. Love it. Used to do loads of sh… https://t.co/9JyjK8xTbp
マロ ながし @maro_nagashi - 2019-12-25
「✽・:.. MerryX'mas✽・:..」
❅:*.。Scrovegni Chapel。.*:❅

Location: Otsuka Museum of Art, Naruto City, Tokushima Prefectu… https://t.co/XD6YqL8tRM
Craig Hoffman @CraigHoffman11 - 2019-12-08
I also enjoyed the Otsuka Museum of Art! That was an AWESOME place.

#Japan https://t.co/PzYhA49vkW
George @george_mchlli - 2019-12-07
the day that we've been waiting for~ the final & winning ceremony(hoping for the 🇵🇭🤞🏼) but before the ceremony, we… https://t.co/xyW546Brf9
George @george_mchlli - 2019-12-07
the day that we've been waiting for~ the final & winning ceremony(hoping for the 🇵🇭🤞🏼) but before the ceremony, we… https://t.co/xyW546Brf9
RyosukeN @RyosukeN15 - 2019-11-11
At the Otsuka Museum of Art in Tokushima Prefecture, you can see Western paintings from anci… https://t.co/PjrF3fmimg
ひとみ @hitomitomtom - 2019-11-11
Bus tour to Otsuka Museum of Art. There are areas in the museum that have cosplaying spots so you can have fun reen… https://t.co/cgYexZVlhu
Gabriel M. @gabezrh - 2019-10-31
The Sistine Chapel and other paintings of Van Gogh, Klimt, Munch and Leonardo da Vinchi have one thing in common he… https://t.co/Y3JSALkN1e
スタジオ一馬力 @endou5577 - 2019-10-25
I made Vermeer's “Girl with Pearl Earrings”.
I like this more than Mona Lisa.
I couldn't see it when… https://t.co/qyub3F1VWa
スタジオ一馬力 @endou5577 - 2019-10-25
@nikkei_ad_flash @OtsukaMuseum I made Vermeer's “Girl with Pearl Earrings”.
I like this more than Mona Lisa.
I coul… https://t.co/dBNbaHMwm3
finder @diversityfinder - 2019-10-09
https://t.co/O2ZDpXMs6X https://t.co/0NfCJUbbtY via @YouTube
The total length of the route to appreciate is about 4… https://t.co/SFvjy9bslR
Visual Theology @Visual_Theology - 2019-09-22
Bann discussing the kind of response we have to art, and how we can make cathedrals of art through #Ruskin, Sizeran… https://t.co/fipvrRc2Gm
KAMURA @kamura_t - 2019-09-06
ICOM CIDOC Off-site meeting at the Otsuka Museum of Art.
Thanks for participating in the meeting yesterday!!
Shambles Miller @shamblesmiller - 2019-09-06
Me and @whykatewhy visited the Otsuka Museum of Art today. Here's us at the outdoor water lillies installation look… https://t.co/7ThWtolxAh
David Newbury @workergnome - 2019-09-05
At a fabulous talk by Peter van Mensch about the implications of copies, authenticity, and cultural appropriation i… https://t.co/Rum4FZN6iZ
Dr. Sheila K. Hoffman @UqamCuratrix - 2019-09-05
Peter van Mensch discussing copies, restoration and reproductions at Otsuka Art Museum- a museum of reproductions.… https://t.co/u0iu4hgqQA
ICOM.CIDOC @icomCIDOC - 2019-09-05
CIDOC’s Chair Monika Hagedorn-Saupe opening the #CIDOC2019 offsite meetings on the topic of “#Copies, #Replicas and… https://t.co/fxCjjdLq11
KAMEDA Akihiro @cm3 - 2019-09-05
Otsuka museum of art holds a lot of masterpieces reproduced on ceramic boards, and the topic of CIDOC off-site meet… https://t.co/Lgo3H5MuDn
Karen R. White @whitestudiolo - 2019-09-05
@simon_schama Are you at CIDOC2019 in the Otsuka Museum of Art’s Chapel Sistine? Interesting POV
Øyvind Eide @oeide - 2019-09-05
@EnesTuerko and @ZetOhEh presenting #kompakkt at Otsuka Art Museum. @IdhTweets @icomCIDOC2019 https://t.co/hOQ4PMGtzk
ICOM.CIDOC @icomCIDOC - 2019-09-04
#CIDOC2019 information for tomorrow’s offsite CIDOC meetings at the Otsuka Museum of Art https://t.co/aujqTrEILy
mtj-noe @MtjNoel - 2019-08-29
Good morning Twitter world !

The Otsuka Museum of Art , Tokushima, Japan. https://t.co/avplutXUCh
ICOM.CIDOC @icomCIDOC - 2019-08-20
The registration for the CIDOC off-site meeting is open!
Are you attending the ICOM Kyoto 2019!? Be quick to book y… https://t.co/VdwSnBUSvR
Chris Oleson @TSwiver - 2019-07-17
@saintsoftness @Bookmunch Here's the link. I'd love to go back. We live relatively close but it's still an overnigh… https://t.co/KdysQbppos


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