Information about Japan: Japan is an island nation in the Pacific Ocean with dense cities, imperial palaces, mountainous national parks and thousands of shrines and temples. Shinkansen bullet trains connect the main islands of Kyushu (with Okinawa’s subtropical beaches), Honshu (home to Tokyo and Hiroshima’s atomic-bomb memorial) and Hokkaido (famous for skiing). Tokyo is the capital and the largest city with a population of 8,4 million (2020). Read More...

Heritages and Museums

The National Treasure Museum at Kofukuji Temple is probably the best despite its understated location and exterior …

The Adachi Museum of Art opened in Yasugi,Shimane Prefecture, Japan in 1970. It houses a collection of modern Japanese art…

The National Art Center, Tokyo is a museum in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

The Nara National Museumlocated in Nara Park, is one of the pre-eminent national art museums in Japan.

The Miho Museum is located southeast of Kyoto, Japan, near the town of Shigaraki, in Shiga Prefecture.

Kubota Itchiku Art Museum– Located near Lake Kawaguchi, with a panoramic view of Itchiku’s beloved Mount Fuji…

The Mori Art Museum is a contemporary art museum founded by the real estate developer Minoru Mori in the Roppongi Hills Mori Tower..

The 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa is a museum of contemporary art located in Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan.

The Ōtsuka Museum of Art in Naruto, Tokushima Prefecture is an art museum founded in 1998 and is one of the largest exhibition spaces in Japan.

The Chichu Art Museum is a museum built directly into a southern portion of the island of Naoshima in Kagawa Prefecture, Japan.

Inujima Seirensho Art Museum– Address: 327 Inujima Higashi-ku Okayama-shi Okayama-ken 704-8153 Japan, Japan

The Teshima Art Museum hosts a single piece of artwork and is located on the island of Teshima, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan, in the Seto Inland Sea.

The Edo-Tokyo Museum is a museum of the history of Tokyo during the Edo period. It was established in 1993.

Shiraoi Ainu Museum (Porotokotan)– “Ainu” means “human”. The Ainu people regard things useful to them or beyond their control as “kamuy”(gods).

Toto Toilet Museum– The Museum exhibits sanitary ware, fittings, tableware, plumbing equipment and other …

The Sapporo Beer Museum is a museum located in the Sapporo Garden Park in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

The Sand Museum first opened by the Tottori Sand Dunes, Tottori, Japan in 2006, displaying sand sculptures in temporary facilities.

The Tokyo National Museum, or TNM, established in 1872, is the oldest Japanese national museum, the largest art museum in Japan and one of the largest art museums in the world.

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