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Hosomi Museum, Sakyo

3.3
#20 of 90 in Museums in Kyoto
Hosomi Museum opened near Okazaki Park in Kyoto, Japan, in 1998. The collection, begun by Osaka industralist Hosomi Ryō, numbers some one thousand pieces including thirty Important Cultural Properties, ranging from haniwa and tea utensils to paintings of the Heian and Kamakura periods as well as by Itō Jakuchū and Katsushika Hokusai. These are exhibited on a rotating basis with four or five exhibitions each year.
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  • Small but exhibitions with exquisite taste. Beautiful woodcuts and paintings in an intimate setting. Well worth your time to spend hours there without being rushed or hurried.  more »
  • The Hosomi is a private art museum right around the corner from the Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art, the Heian Shrine, and Okazaki Park. It’s kind of an odd layout. There are a series of small...  more »
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  • People need to visit here. It was so beautiful and informational. It should really be no out in the tourist maps cause people need to know about this place. It's is so important in the culture
  • Closed until March 2019 for maintenance
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