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Kagoshima City Museum of Art

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Address: 4-36 Shiroyamacho, Kagoshima 892-0853, Kagoshima Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 99-224-3400
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a heartful museum

the works of famouse painters from kagoshima and western countries are exhivited in this museum which is beyond expectation.curators are very friendly ,warm and helpful when we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2014
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Kunitachi, Japan
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Kunitachi, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

the works of famouse painters from kagoshima and western countries are exhivited in this museum which is beyond expectation.curators are very friendly ,warm and helpful when we asked. You must visit here when you get there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This is a nice collection of Western art (Renoir, Munch, etc) as well as of Japanese art from the same period with which we had not been familiar. Well worth a few hours for art lovers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We were lucky enough to be in Kagoshima when the Museum of Art was staging a Kuniyoshi exhibition. I like his style so won't say more other than I was very impressed. Unfortunately, there was no programme in English but the art says it all and I invented the rest. The Museum also has a small but interesting collection of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Lovely gallery - the small collection of impressionist paintings makes it much easier to see the differences and for me, the Dali is to die for. Cafe is very small but perfectly formed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012 via mobile

This small museum hosts a small but nice permanent collection of paintings and sculptures from Europe and Japan. The European collection focuses on the modern period, starting from Impressionism all the way to pop art. Pieces on display are few, but the major artists are well represented, from Monet, Renoir, Picasso, to Dubuffet or Andy Warhol. The Japanese collection similarly... More 

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