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A PHOTOGRAPHER & HIS FRIENDS
Ken Domon Museum of Photography | 土門拳記念館

Photo : Courtesy of Ken Domon Museum of Photography

Ken Domon (1909-1990) is perhaps one of the most prolific 20th century photographers, having worked in a wide range of fields from photojournalism to portraits of cultural icons and Buddhist statues. The museum collection consists of 70,000 of Domon’s works, gifted by the photographer himself to his hometown of Sakata. It opened in 1983 in scenic Iimoriyama Park.

Address : 2-13 Iimoriyama, Sakata-shi, Yamagata 998-0055

Phone : +81-234-31-0028

Region : Yamagata | Sakata

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Official Site : Link

Admission : Adults: ¥430 / University and high school students: ¥210 / Junior high school students and younger: Free

Hours : 9:00 to 17:00 (Last entry 30 mins before closing)
December to March : Closed on Mondays (Open if Monday is a national holiday, closed the following day), during year-end and new year holidays

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