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The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan

Travel Guide - The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan


Isamu Noguchi was a prominent Japanese American sculptor and landscape architect of the 20th century. The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan is an extension of his museum in New York. This is an open-air museum that displays more than 150 of his sculptures (includes unfinished works) and reconstructed pavilions selected by Isamu Noguchi himself. Actually he lived here for 20 years since 1969 and his residence at that time is also displayed.
To visit the museum, you need to make a reservation by fax or e-mail (or by a reply-paid card if you live in Japan). Please check the link below for details.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • From 10:00, 13:00, and 15:00 (About one hour for each time)


  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Sundays
  • Several days in mid-August
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 2,160 yen (General, Adult)
  • 1,080 yen (Senior high student)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes taxi ride from JR Yashima Station
  • 30 minutes from JR Takamatsu Station by the bus bound for Aji. Get off at Inori-iwa / Yoichi-Koen-mae Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 3519, Murecho Mure, Takamatsu-shi, Kagawa, 761-0121


takeshi hayatsu @takeshihayatsu - 2021-01-10
@mark_itecture Arguably the most beautiful museum in Japan is Isamu Noguchi’s garden museum in Mure, Takamatsu.
The Noguchi Museum @NoguchiMuseum - 2020-03-31
Isamu Noguchi, Water Garden for the Ken Domon Museum, a collaboration with Yoshio Taniguchi. Sakata City, Yamagata… https://t.co/gKULCMVPDB
Air Mail @AirMailWeekly - 2019-11-17
.@CultureZohn on the apprentice who taught his master how to create the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum in Japan.… https://t.co/IdSIu2rsYt
japanese_national_bibliography @jnb2019 - 2019-09-06
Changing and unchanging things : Noguchi and Hasegawa in postwar Japan / Noguchi, Hasegawa [作] .
New York : The Isa… https://t.co/LCZmORkrkg
John Haber @HaberArts - 2019-07-29
As a child, Isamu Noguchi may not have known where to call home, but his mother put him in charge of their garden.… https://t.co/oSZprOAttd
The Noguchi Museum @NoguchiMuseum - 2018-10-30
This Saturday, Nov 3, 1–5 pm, explore stone carving techniques in a new Hands-On workshop. https://t.co/0KyceBQPWThttps://t.co/G4Fcau9l2R
David in Setouchi @DavidinSetouchi - 2018-09-20
Today's visit: Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum... Under the rain...

#isamunoguchi @ Takamatsu, Kag… https://t.co/ptjtSvlsru
Boulevard @blvrdvr - 2018-05-31
Telling article..

How Noguchi Sculptures Inspired the Paper Lamps We See Everywhere via @Artsy… https://t.co/xDfZ8QApOQ
Liliane Breuning @LilianeBreuning - 2018-04-05
Undated photograph by Isamu Noguchi of his sculpture,Erai Yatcha Hoi(Kintaro), 1931

Kintarō is a chubby… https://t.co/oJJjDfJQ8m
Japan Week NY @JapanWeekNY - 2018-02-11
Do you know the Japanese American artist “Isamu Noguchi”? Born to a Japanese father and an American mother, Isamu s… https://t.co/PEmQx9UZrL
Suzanne Kamata @shikokusue - 2016-06-01
A Visit to the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan https://t.co/gyXraVrtjr https://t.co/BPoZQgKSOL
Kian Ban @ForOnce - 2015-11-05
Loved the visit of Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum near Takamatsu. I recommend it to anyone coming to this part of Japan.
Suzanne Kamata @shikokusue - 2015-09-17
At the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan. #Loveshikoku https://t.co/Dzalky2qgl
Suzanne Kamata @shikokusue - 2015-09-17
Inside the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan gift shop. #isamunoguchi #Loveshikoku #art #wabisabi https://t.co/bbH6h6zlBM
Suzanne Kamata @shikokusue - 2015-09-17
The gift shop and reception for the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan. (For the record, no photos are… https://t.co/KyGPAoFw9r
Suzanne Kamata @shikokusue - 2015-09-17
With my friend Wendy at the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan. #Loveshikoku #stones #sculpture https://t.co/FKGoaJn6Bn


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