Yokohama Museum of Art

Travel Guide - Yokohama Museum of Art

Information

Yokohama Museum of Art specializes in modern and contemporary art.
The building was designed by Kenzo Tange, a noted Japanese architect who also designed the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
Inside the three-story building, there are a library, gallery, shop and restaurant.

The museum's interesting exhibit themes always attract visitors.
An
impressive selection of works is also on display in the photography
galleries.

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 18:00
  • 10:00 - 20:00 (Fridays)

Closed

  • Thursdays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Access / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from Sakuragi-cho Station on the JR lines or Yokohama Municipal Subway
  • 3 minutes walk from Minatomirai Station on the Minatomirai Line (MM03)

Address / Location

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