Museums and Galleries 博物館

  • Published on : 20/06/2022
  • by : J.L.T.B. / A.B.

Japanese art, history and curiosities

In Japan, museums and art galleries have captured the hearts of locals and visitors alike. Art is seen as a shared meditation or contemplative immersion. From the most prestigious cultural institutions to unusual gems, Japan boasts several hundred museums.

   

Museums and Art Galleries

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Edo Castle: The Seat of Power during the Tokugawa Shogunate

Edo Castle was the residence of the Tokugawa shoguns who ruled Japan from 1603 to 1867. It was the center of political power in Japan during the Edo period.

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Yushukan museum: Japan's controversial military museum

The Yushukan is a military and war museum located within Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Japan.

Borderless World

TeamLab Borderless: reopened and reimagined at Azabudai Hills

Few art collectives have garnered the international recognition and appeal of the TeamLab group, initially founded in 2001 in Tokyo, Japan.

La courge géante de Yayoi Kusama

Naoshima Island Tour

There are no temples, shrines or medieval castles to visit on this island in the Japanese inland sea (Setouchi), but seven spaces dedicated to contemporary art,  bathed in sunshine.