Chichu Art Museum

Travel Guide - Chichu Art Museum

Information

Art lovers are attracted to Naoshima Island by its active art community and natural beauty.
Chichu Art Museum, or art museum in the ground, was opened in 2004 to appreciate the artworks of Walter De Maria, James Turrell, and Claude Monet as well as the atmosphere of the museum itself.
Designed by the famous architect Tadao Ando, the museum is as famous for its architecture as it is for its exhibits and impressive garden.

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 18:00 (March - September)
  • 10:00 - 17:00 (October - February)

Closed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)

Access / Public Transport

  • To Miyanoura Port on Naoshima Island: 50 minutes ferry ride from Takamatsu Port near JR Takamatsu Station.
  • To Miyanoura Port on Naoshima Island: 20 minutes ferry ride from Uno Port near JR Uno Station.
  • From Miyanoura Port: 15 minutes from Miyanoura Port by the bus bound for Tsutsuji-so. Get off at Tsutsuji-so Bus stop, then transfer to the free shuttle bus.
  • From Miyanoura Port: 25 minutes walk from Miyanoura Port

Address / Location

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