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CONNECTING VISUAL HISTORIES
The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto| 京都国立近代美術館

Photo © Kunihiro Shikata

MOMAK was established in 1963 to link traditional arts and crafts to 20th century ideas and vision, and Japanese modern art movements to those of the West. The current building was designed by Fumihiko Maki, and today is host to many high-calibre exhibitions such as the recent Mary Cassatt and James McNeill Whistler retrospectives.

Address : Okazaki Enshoji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8344

Phone : +81-75-761-4111

Region : Kyoto | Kyoto

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Official Site : Link

Admission : Collection Gallery Adults : ¥430 / University students : ¥130 / High school students and younger, seniors aged 65 and over : Free
Special Exhibition : Different according to exhibition

Hours : 9:30 to 17:00 / Collection Gallery Friday and Saturday : 9:30 to 20:00 (until March 31, 2017) (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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