Matsumoto City Museum of Art, Matsumoto

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A visit to Matsumoto City Museum of Art allows you to see a combination of contemporary and traditional Japanese art. The most famous exhibit displays works by the renowned artist Yayoi Kusama, who influenced the likes of Andy Warhol during the 1970s. Many other galleries show pieces by less-known local painters and sculptors, traditional artworks, as well many fine examples of calligraphy. With our online itinerary creator, Matsumoto attractions like Matsumoto City Museum of Art can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Yayoi Kusama is famous for her "dots". The museum had closed when we arrived, so we just took some photos in the garden. It was interesting to see the lovely flowers and butterfly, and made me remembe...  more »
  • What a surprise that the museum houses an exhibition of Yayoi Kusama! I wanted to see her artworks and it was really a gift that this can be in Masumoto. Inside it is not allowed to be photographed. The variation in working is very large. Great that someone can go so driven ge work. It makes me happy when I look at various works.
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  • With the free service of a english speaking guide it was a beautiful visit
  • Very nice , place however close at 5 pm and no pictures in the exhibition. Over all good, do get some post cards from the gift shop the are very nice alzo.
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