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Shu Ogawara Museum of Art

7-1 Kita 6jo Higashi, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0006, Hokkaido
+81 136-21-4141
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Beautiful settling - not much there

Followed the tourist map and walked across town in the melting snow. Gallery building is modern... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
EfG99
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Sydney, Australia
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Timeless artpieces

It is definitely worth spending a few hours at the Shu Ogawara art gallery. Besides the artist's... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2016
dsmyip
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Mar 1, 2017
“Beautiful settling - not much there”
Jun 10, 2016
“Timeless artpieces”
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7-1 Kita 6jo Higashi, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0006, Hokkaido
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+81 136-21-4141
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Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Followed the tourist map and walked across town in the melting snow. Gallery building is modern and architecturally stunning, but the local art exhibits were very small. There is a small shop and library. Best to check the current exhibits before track across town.

Thank EfG99
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

It is definitely worth spending a few hours at the Shu Ogawara art gallery. Besides the artist's colorful art pieces, the gallery exudes a peaceful atmosphere with its zen deco and architecture. It is also surrounded by a picturesque backdrop of greeneries and mountains. We...More

Thank dsmyip
Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

We had a two day storm for our ski week. Cabin fever set in so we took the train to Kutchan and walked to the Museum. It was worth the effort. Shu Ogawara's paintings we great.

Thank Rick H
Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic building with a decent display of some fascinating works. I spent about an hour here as there is also a 20minute video you can watch in a little room which I highly recommend. It shows real footage of places and things that Shu painted

Thank Alex B
Reviewed November 9, 2015

Shu Ogawara is a famous artist in this part of Japan. The gallery mainly shows his works but has special displays of other artists too. There are two rooms each with 20 or so pieces. Ogawara's works are of a variety of subjects and a...More

1  Thank presdient
Reviewed May 26, 2014

The Kutchan Natural History Museum is located opposite the Shu Ogawara Museum of Art. During my visit, I was the only visitor. There is a combined ticket for sale. Most write-up are in Japanese. The Shu Ogawara Museum of Art offered a cup of coffee...More

3  Thank Hazel H
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