Gyokudo Art Museum

Travel Guide - Gyokudo Art Museum

Information

Gyokudo Art Museum near Mitake-kobashi Bridge was built to commemorate Kawai Gyokudo, a master of modern Japanese-style painting who had always loved Okutama's nature since his youth.
You can enjoy lovely views of Tama-gawa River from the museum's Japanese style building with calm atmosphere surrounded by the ceder forests.

The museum is also famous for its Karesansui style Japanese rock garden which is rare in Tokyo.

Opening Hours

  • March - November: 10:00 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • December - February: 10:00 - 16:30 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

Closed

  • December 25 - January 4

Access / Public Transport

  • 3 minutes walk from JR Mitake Station

Address / Location

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Kichijojin 😷💉💉@Level20EastGuy - 2021/11/28 14:32
Visiting Mitake Gorge this arvo. I could show the usual autumnal shots, but how about the elegant grounds of the Gy… https://t.co/zGI4YaZ9mP
japantravelbug@japantravelbug - 2021/10/16 05:54
'Autumn Landscape with Colourful Maple Trees' (渓雨紅樹), ca. 1950s, by Kawai Gyokudō (川合 玉堂; 1873-1957) of the Rimpa s… https://t.co/kV9aSN9QkU
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