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Inujima Seirensho Museum

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Address: Inujima, Higashi-ku, Okayama 704-8153, Okayama Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 86-947-1112
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A surprise ending to this contemporary museum

The whole island of Inujima is worth visiting if you like contemporary art, but this museum is one of the best I've been to. There are not a lot of pieces on display inside the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole island of Inujima is worth visiting if you like contemporary art, but this museum is one of the best I've been to. There are not a lot of pieces on display inside the museum--rather, the museum is interactive, in a thrilling, somewhat scary way. I won't write about what makes the museum so great because that would give... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This old copper refinery is now converted to a unique industrial, architecture and art project. Very exciting with the recycling ideas. When you are on this small island don´t miss all the other outdoor installations just as interesting as the refinery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The ruins of this old former copper refinery of 1909, was re-appropriated in 2008 to house a museum. It sits on the small island of Inujima, named after a large rock resembling a sitting dog. Surrounded by water, the walk through the old furnaces is mystrious and beautiful at the same time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Inujima is the site of an old copper refinery, and it's a unique and perfect setting for the art works and installations at the museum. The cafe serves delicious food too.

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