Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art
Museum type :
Art Museum

Established in :
19th Century

Holidays :
Sunday

Visiting Hours :
9:30 - 17:30

Contact No :
+81-(0)93-882-7777

Location :
Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture , Japan

Display Objects :

The museum houses more than 6,000 pieces of art, as well as offering various exhibitions throughout the year. The surrounding park not only offers a pleasant view over Tobata but is also a peaceful oasis with artwork in the form of sculptures scattered throughout.




Description :

  • The Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art is located in Tobata-ku, Kitakyushu, and Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. Designed by Arata Isozaki, it sits on a hill straddling the three wards of Kokura Kita, Tobata, and Yahata Higashi.

  • The museum houses more than 6,000 pieces of art, as well as offering various exhibitions throughout the year.

  • The surrounding park not only offers a pleasant view over Tobata but is also a peaceful oasis with artwork in the form of sculptures scattered throughout.

  • An artist's career depends very much on the success of his or her exhibitions. The different artists with a points system, which indicate the amount of attention each particular artist has received from art institutions.

  • These points help to determine the artist's future auction and gallery sales.