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KYOTO’S NATIONAL TREASURES
Kyoto National Museum, Heisei Chishinkan| 京都国立博物館 平成知新館

Photo © Toshiharu Kitajima

The Yoshio Taniguchi designed Heisei Chishinkan wing of the Kyoto National Museum opened in 2014. The new structure was built to house and exhibit its collection of over 12,500 artworks and treasures from over 12,000 years, many of which are National Treasures and Important Cultural Properties.

Address : 527 Chaya-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 605-0931

Phone : +81-75-525-2473

Region : Kyoto | Kyoto

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Official Site : Link

Admission : Collection Gallery Adults: ¥520 / University students : ¥260 / High school students and younger, seniors aged 70 and over : Free Special Exhibition Different according to exhibition

Hours : 9:30 to 17:00 / Friday and Saturday : 9:30 to 20:00 (Last entry 30 mins before closing)
Closed on Monday (Open if Monday is a national holiday, closed the following day), during year-end and new year holidays

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