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Atami Station 

[MOA Museum of Art]

Collection and display of excellent works of the Oriental art

Established in 1982 with the collection of the founder Okada Mokichi. The museum mainly features Oriental art works of Japan and China such as paintings, works of calligraphy, crafts and sculptures. The collection boasts 3,500 items, 65 important cultural properties and 3 national treasures such as Ogata Korin's "Red and White Plum Screens" and Hideyoshi's famous, "Golden Tea Room". As an added bonus, the fabulous view of rich natural surroundings can be enjoyed from the main lobby.
Address 26-2 Momoyama-cho, Atami-shi, Shizuoka
Phone +81-557-84-2511(English available)
Opening hours 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Last admission at 4:00 p.m.)
* Some sections of the museum may be closed for rearrangement work.
Holidays Every Thursday (Open if Thursday is a holiday. Open all February), Year-end (Dec 25 to 31, Jan 1 to 10)
* Open from January 1st to 5th .
Admission fee Adults 1,600 yen, high school and university students 800 yen, seniors (aged 65 and over) 1,200 yen. Discount for persons with disabilities 800 yen. Junior high school students and under Free.
Access Approx. 7-minute ride on Izu Tokai Bus bound for MOA Museum of Art from No.8 bus terminal of "Atami Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen.
URL http://www.moaart.or.jp/

updated on Oct 31, 2014

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