Miho Museum

Travel Guide - Miho Museum

Information

This museum is built so as to melt into the mountains of Shigaraki.

To preserve its environment, more than 80% of the building is underground.
And the exhibits are as impressive as the architecture.

Works on display are selected from a collection more than 2,000, and include pieces of from the Nara and Heian periods (8th – 12th centuries).

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 17:00 *admission until 16:00

Closed

  • Irregular

Access / Public Transport

  • 50 minutes from JR Ishiyama Station by the bus bound for Miho-Hakubutsukan.Get off at the last stop.

Address / Location

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This art.
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Dan Castellano @ninja_padrino - 2021-08-20
@kansaiterri Love the Miho Museum!
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