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Notojima Glass Art Museum

This Museum is the only public specialized glass art museum in Japan. The Museum displays some unique glass sculptures based on the original ideas from Picasso, Chagall, etc. The Museum also displays Chinese Qing Glass works. The open space outside the Museum also has 14 glass sculptures that look different at different times of the day or year. It's also interesting to note the changes as the weather changes. The Museum building which stands on a small hill looking out to the sea is itself worth watching as it gives an impression of some space station.

Address

125-10 Koda machi-Notojima, Nanao City, 926-0211

Telephone

+81-(0)767-84-1175

Fax

+81-(0)767-84-1129

Fee

High School Students and up 800 JPY

Hours

Apr-Nov 9:00 - 17:00 (Dec-Mar 9:00 - 16:30)
(Last Admittance: 30 min before closing time)

Closings

3rd Tuesdays(3rd Wednesday when Tuesday is a public holiday); 12/29 - 1/1; Exhibition Preparation Period

Access

Take the bus bound for "Notojima Rinkai Koen" from JR Wakura Onsen Station and get off at "Bijutsukan-mae" Bus Stop(20 minutes)

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