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Nomura Art Museum

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Limited collection of exhibits

We had read reviews about it and expected it to be larger than what it actually is... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2016
Mypace
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Small and exquisite

A most charming museum located along the Philosophers Walk. On a weekend day, when the whole the... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2015
BukyBenYugli
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Tel Aviv
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Dec 31, 2016
“Great small museum with interesting exhibits”
Oct 22, 2016
“Excellent, small museum”
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61, Shimokawarach, Nanzenji, Sakyo-Ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed December 31, 2016

This is a great small museum, extremely well located in a beautiful neighborhood, near Nanzenji and the other great temples of Higashiyama. In our November visit they had a ground floor exhibit of historic tea bowls, and yet more exciting, on the lower level we...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Located between Nanzen temple complex and Eikando, the Nomura Museum is a top notch small museum. I've been several times and have always been impressed by the quality of the exhibits. On my last trip I saw an amazingly good collection of tea bowls, historically...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

We had read reviews about it and expected it to be larger than what it actually is. Notwithstanding that the exhibits are well presented and professionally managed. At the end of viewing we savoured tea and Cakes and tea.

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Reviewed April 4, 2015

A most charming museum located along the Philosophers Walk. On a weekend day, when the whole the street is mobbed and you are exhausted from bright sunshine and the crowds, it is a great pleasure to step into the very quiet and beautiful environment of...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2014

Location: a 5-7 minute walk north of Nanzen-ji temple , on Shirakawa-dori , halfway to Eikando temple, in Higashiyama area. Collection & exhibits: this tastefully designed small museum shows selections from its collection and hosts special exhibitions in only 2 rooms, with an admission fee...More

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