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The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

Travel Guide - The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

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The Museum of Oriental Ceramics was founded in Osaka in 1982. The museum is known for its extensive collection of Chinese, Korean and Japanese ceramics which includes "Ataka Collection", a fine collection of more than 1,000 of Chinese and Korean ceramics donated by the former Ataka & Co., Ltd. The collection includes two national treasures and 12 important cultural properties. The museum also exhibits earthenware and celadon from Middle East.
The museum uses natural sunlight or special LED light for display so that visitors can fully enjoy and appreciate the beauty of art works. The MOC Osaka is one of the must-see spots for the museum goers.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30–17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Regular exhibition: 500 yen (General, Adult)
  • Regular exhibition: 300 yen (Student)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Naniwabashi Station on the Keihan Nakanoshima Line
  • 5 minutes walk from Kitahama Station on the Keihan Main Line or Osaka Municipal Subway Sakaisuji Line (K14)
  • 7 minutes walk from Yodoyabashi Station on the Keihan Main Line or Osaka Municipal Subway Midosuji Line (M17)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-1-26, Nakanoshima , Kita-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 530-0005

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Chris Remus @cjremus - 2019-10-14
I'm feeling #grateful that an unexpected extra day in Osaka yesterday allowed me to enjoy the Museum of Oriental Ce… https://t.co/wq18YRN8y2
artfram.es @artfram_es - 2019-10-02
«HORIZONTAL JAR, Buncheong ware with iron-painted bird and fish design on underglaze white slip» (Joseon dynasty, s… https://t.co/pz50ZcP68k
y-toy @tykwystk - 2019-10-01
At the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka https://t.co/LcsZ0KNpAK
art EN INT @artEN_ITN - 2019-09-24
Finnish brand, Marimekko created Japanese CHASHITU(Room for green tea ceremony)
at The Museum of Oriental Ceramics,… https://t.co/3Ao3TCqRSZ
artfram.es @artfram_es - 2019-09-23
«TEA BOWL, Tenmoku glaze with silvery spots / National Treasure of Japan» (Southern Song dynasty, 12th century - So… https://t.co/YBBSvE417s
Dr CM Pradyumna आयुर्वेदाचार्य @ayurvedacharya - 2019-09-10
@ShefVaidya Mutilation of “Vedic” art was deliberate.
Such timeless art needs restoration the “KINTSUGI” way.

In o… https://t.co/qoSH4EvoWZ
Monica J. Connors @connors_mj - 2019-08-30
Enjoyed visiting The Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka yesterday and learning about their conservation features https://t.co/DEKGYBdf4R
rumim_en @rumim_en - 2019-08-21
I went to see an exhibition at The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka. I wanted to see Rut Bryk. I love the artist’… https://t.co/vjhsC2gSsN
Maria Tatiana @ColorsAndStones - 2019-07-29
Something you must see ‼️ An OPAL snuff bottle ‼️

'It's a Qing dynasty snuff bottle with a flower and butterfly pa… https://t.co/oaSfP4nbe7
历史故事 @gushilishi - 2019-07-29
@ColorsAndStones @RYYhVFYgCOXIjod You're right. It's a Qing dynasty snuff bottle with a flower and butterfly patter… https://t.co/4saWMrzofc
Abbie Garrington @abbiegarrington - 2019-06-05
@AlexBoyd I spent a long time in the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka. One of my favourite collections in the wor… https://t.co/S2tZqloiPv
Geoff Crossick @geoffcrossick - 2019-04-17
Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka has been experimenting with ways to display ceramics using natural light, in w… https://t.co/WjeWXT3P7e
Wilson Chan @LeviLivy - 2019-04-07
#Exhibition of writing implements in early modern China at the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka. https://t.co/q5UJXokAgu
Dr Prad Chitt 🇮🇳 @PradChitt - 2019-02-24
@MiniMenon 🇮🇳Unbelievably precious!! what a treasure we have for our rich history.

We Indians have existed across… https://t.co/KU9VKopZb3
Ekko Westhill @Ekko_Westhill - 2019-02-11
A large crack in the celadon vase from Southern Song Dynasty has been repaired with metal clamps. Beautiful. Museum… https://t.co/d0NgoSRaiO
Stu Livingston @stulivingston - 2018-11-10
Day 2, Osaka - Drew a ton as my first full day here was on my own. Started in Dontonbori, ended in Dontonbori, with… https://t.co/0mtArctaH6
BonVoyageurs @BonVoyageurs - 2018-11-06
Beautiful Greek-derived Tang Dynasty ever from the 7th century

At the Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka Japan… https://t.co/IzCpjV0T7r
japantrip @japantrip_jp - 2018-11-02
The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka is located in Kita Ward, Osaka prefecture. Established in 1982 as the core o… https://t.co/JO7dyspTw9
artfram.es @artfram_es - 2018-10-26
«TEA BOWL, Tenmoku glaze with silvery spots / National Treasure of Japan» (Southern Song dynasty, 12th century - So… https://t.co/bE7o66RNhD
Alice Williamson @SenLiLing - 2018-10-18
Goryeo celadon lovers: get ye to Osaka! 'Sparkles of Jade - Goryeo Celadon' is at the Museum of Oriental Ceramics,… https://t.co/Pz3QeWM6ig
keiko takane @santacruzmania - 2018-08-22
Aug 22nd 2018.

Visited 🎶
Works from the Museum of Oriental Ceramics,Osaka’s Horio Mikio Collection “HAMADA SHOJI… https://t.co/3c6xMVcNJQ
keiko takane @santacruzmania - 2018-08-22
Aug 22nd 2018.
Lunch time 🎶
Croque-monsieur.
Salad 🥗
Cream custard.
Tea.

Visited
Works from the Museum of Orien… https://t.co/AOjpSseMym
The Arts of Japan @artsofjapan - 2018-07-29
Hamada Shoji Noguchi: Works from the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka’s Horio Mikio Collection — Exhibition at th… https://t.co/2bf2UjhLV2
旧R_アート集団「姿なき汽車団」 @r_hoshi5 - 2018-07-12
‘The Museum of Oriental Ceramics,Osaka’ https://t.co/HuPuJD0jsx
Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2018-05-02
Also worth checking out in #Chiayi is a collection of Imari #porcelain on loan from the Museum of Oriental… https://t.co/AWe76SXU55
博物馆典藏 @shanghai2018 - 2018-04-08
Plate with Peonies and Waves in Reverse Pattern, 14th century, Yuan dynasty (1271–1368), China. Porcelain with unde… https://t.co/0j6eZd7dZh
博物馆典藏 @shanghai2018 - 2018-04-08
Plate with Peonies and Waves in Reverse Pattern, 14th century, Yuan dynasty (1271–1368), China. Porcelain with unde… https://t.co/0j6eZd7dZh
FRANCES LA @f_la3383 - 2018-03-22
'Small museum, define the differences between Chinese, Korean and Japanese pottery.' #FoursquareFind @ Museum of Or… https://t.co/1pRWeu0Wds
pudu! @tyutotyuo - 2018-01-21
The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka https://t.co/TplIdxZmeo
SIPCATS @SIPCATS_ - 2018-01-10
We would like to herald you a very exciting exhibition hosted by The Museum of Oriental Ceramics in #Osaka, Japan:… https://t.co/bi1JXcKCo4

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