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Yokosuka Museum of Art

Address: 4-1 Kamoi, Yokosuka 239-0813, Kanagawa Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 46-845-1211
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Ranked #2 of 46 Attractions in Yokosuka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art Museums, Museums
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Type: Art Museums, Museums

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Lynnwood, Washington
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Yokosuka isn't a particularly beautiful city. Lots of concrete. It was surprising to find the beauty of this museum and its setting outside of town. It's a modern art museum, so some pieces I look at and wonder why? But, I enjoy seeing their exhibits. I am not an art expert. There is a gallery separate from the main building... More 

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Yokosuka, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The gallery was small enough that we were able to wander through in about an hour. There was a staircase at the end that takes you up to the roof. From there is a wonderful view of the sea (simply across the street) and it looked like there were trails in the woods behind for hiking (I didn't do that... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

It was a surprising venue with a variety of genres from contempory to Art Deco to impressionist art. The very setting is lovely enough with it's mesmerizing views of the ocean across a plain of grass.

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Yokosuka, Japan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I had a really great time enjoying the paintings and drawings. My only disappointment is that there is not place for taking pictures for souvenirs.

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Yokosuka, Japan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Wonderful small museum overlooking the bay. The building itself is worth going to see. There is a cafe for a snack or lunch.

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