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Shimane Art Museum

Travel Guide - Shimane Art Museum


Situated on Lake Shinji's shore, Shimane Art Museum, opened in 1999, is famous for its beautiful sunsets. The museum stays open an extra 30 minutes past sundown from March through September so that visitors can enjoy the view of setting sun.
The museum has exhibited works by an array of artists, from renowned native Japanese artists to European masters, including Courbet, Monet, and Rodin. the museum also supports local work by artists associated with Shimane Prefecture. It also features a variety of interesting souvenirs in the gift shop.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 30 minutes after sunset (March - September)
  • 10:00 - 18:30 (October - February)


  • Tuesdays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Regular exhibition: 1,000 yen (General, Adult)
  • Regular exhibition: 600 yen (University student)
  • Regular exhibition: 300 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 17 minutes walk from JR Matsue Station
  • 6 minutes from JR Matsue Station by Matsue City Bus Southern Inner Loop. Get off at Kenritsu Bijutsukan-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-5, Sodeshicho, Matsue-shi, Shimane, 690-0049


Alan Lan @bluealan - 2018-09-25
Voted best Japanese garden in the world for 14 years in a row. Adachi Museum of Art in Shimane, Japan. Quietly bril… https://t.co/5QwtAKYa5f
Daiichi @ No.1 Taxi in Japan @daiichi_taxi_EN - 2018-09-23
Adachi Museum of Art has a live camera. It is a nice whether over there. #yasugi #shimane #Yonagoairport #matsue… https://t.co/mUDxFT7L3r
Daiichi Taxi PR English @daiichi_taxi_EN - 2018-09-23
Adachi Museum of Art has a live camera. It is a nice whether over there. #yasugi #shimane #Yonagoairport #matsue… https://t.co/mUDxFT7L3r
Jack Singleton @LightsCameraCri - 2018-09-16
Adachi Museum of Art, Shimane https://t.co/WI5vngXqGv https://t.co/RIpIIWtRoo
JTB4Asia @JTB4Asia - 2018-09-08
What's new - Shimane, Tottori to Kyoto Tour.
Including Spring event 'Miyako Odori', Toji Temple Flea Market, Izumo… https://t.co/de05WHKHpj
Misa @MatueMisako - 2018-09-03
National treasure 'Izumo Taisha'

A long-established restaurant called 'RINSEITAI' wher… https://t.co/kLaJitXJO4
Misa @MatueMisako - 2018-09-02
National treasure 'Izumo Taisha'

A long-established restaurant called 'RINSEITAI' where… https://t.co/bdmMMnUX6n
ria🌝 @machinators - 2018-08-16
adachi museum of art in shimane prefecture, more famous for its gardens @ 足立美術館 Adachi Museum of Art https://t.co/tJwDNWTbsc
Japan Embassy DC @JapanEmbDC - 2018-08-08
This #PhotooftheDay isn't a painting on the wall at the Adachi Museum of Art, but one of the windows overlooking th… https://t.co/wMk2ag14YT
One Day In Japan 🌸 @OneDayInJapan - 2018-08-03
Adachi Museum Of Art, Shimane – See Japan’s Number One Ranked Gardens https://t.co/OaG4GOBW9n https://t.co/wdkrpF5zjd
Raul Antonio @rvelasquez20161 - 2018-07-16
#sakaiminato #japan #summer #summer2018 #shimanemuseumofancientizumo Adventure in shimane museum of ancient izumo o… https://t.co/W87VecEO45
Silver🍀 @gin211005 - 2018-07-07
Japanese garden of Adachi Museum of Art
Yasugi City, Shimane Prefecture 🇯🇵 https://t.co/DYVmjQRe1O
Shimane Seemise @Shimmy_Baroque - 2018-06-28
@HeitaT June is Youth Month as Young Artists Tell their Stories and Share their Worlds through Art at the Pretoria… https://t.co/9jKC7QGmlg
CICO @cicoglobal - 2018-06-21
https://t.co/X5vJQkASdO. #CICO #JAPAN / Topic / #Culture #Communication: ‘#Evangelion #Exhibition’ on show at… https://t.co/b7TW5YWMZZ
Brian Ruh @brianruh - 2018-06-19
‘Evangelion Exhibition’ on show at Shimane Art Museum:The Asahi Shimbun https://t.co/DM5PkLinFK
The Angry Otaku @The_Angry_Otaku - 2018-06-19
‘Evangelion Exhibition’ on show at Shimane Art Museum:The Asahi Shimbun:The Asahi Shimbun https://t.co/LH0yz6u5eB
Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi - 2018-06-18
‘#Evangelion Exhibition’ on show at #Shimane Art Museum:The Asahi Shimbun
#anime #NeonGenesisEvangelion
shin yamamoto @alrequino - 2018-06-18
‘Evangelion Exhibition’ on show at Shimane Art Museum:The Asahi Shimbun:The Asahi Shimbun https://t.co/1sUJLT9hX4
Μουσείο_Museum @Museologists - 2018-06-18
‘Evangelion Exhibition’ at Shimane Art Museum: Mouseiologia-Museology https://t.co/YPoitC9wde
#evangelionexhibition #museology
Inspired Japan @Inspired_Japan - 2018-06-14
Adachi Museum of Art is definitely one of the best must-sees in Shimane, or even in Japan. Its splendid Japanese ga… https://t.co/jVvnKPKN1T
Biagio Angrisani @Biagio960 - 2018-06-04

Lady Reading Poetry (1906)

by Ishibashi Kazunori

Shimane Art Museum, Japan


Note: Important in… https://t.co/Fzd7HmMlwU
ksyllerサいレル @Ksyller00 - 2018-05-14
The Shimane Prefectural Museum of Art held an Evangelion exhibit with a surprise visit from some old friends💕 https://t.co/JtPDw8Anxs
Japan Wonder Travel @JapanWTravel - 2018-05-09
[1 minute guide] Adachi museum of art in Shimane, Japan

Ana Paula Kobe @anapaulakobe - 2018-05-01
In the Prefecture of Shimane, southwest of Japan, we are taught to appreciate the gardens of the Adachi Museum of A… https://t.co/vxEPsYCArq
Japan Objects @JapanObjects - 2018-04-17
A young woman in western dress surveys the booming port town of Yokohama in this 1932 painting by Kisaku Yamada.

F… https://t.co/xKqiDf7LuJ
Jim Allen @JballAllen - 2018-04-13
From the Shimane Prefectural Art Museum https://t.co/R1E9bAWyVr
Rie(りえ) @RieTOiimasu - 2018-04-13
The Adachi Museum of Art is a private museum located in Yasugi city, Shimane. It houses a collection of modern Japa… https://t.co/4tgVADH4f8
Japan Objects @JapanObjects - 2018-03-06
Meiji Hashimoto’s work makes you imagine a spectrum of colors, when actually it mostly in different shades of blue.… https://t.co/IrBJWQMIWH
Canada in Japan @CanEmbJapan - 2018-02-23
.@CindyMochizuki's exhibition “Rock, Paper, Scissors” will be on display at the Yonago City Museum of Art in… https://t.co/IY23SwGKPC
Hanane @emptyverse - 2018-02-22
#TBThursday Visiting the #adachi #museum of #art in Shimane Prefecture, Japan. Voted to have Japan's #1 #garden! I… https://t.co/s4IhFwu9No


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