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Top Fukuoka-shi Museums
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#1 of 5 Museums in Fukuoka-shi | Added 1418 times in trip plans
Japan, 〒814-0001 Fukuoka Prefecture, one hundred Sawara- ku, Fukuoka 3-1-1 Hamamatsu
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
This is quite likely the best place to first visit during our trip of the city. The museum tells the history of the city in 11 separate galleries - these are the permanent exhibitions rooms, which mostly focus on trade and cultural relationships between the city and foreign nations. The most important relic in the permanent exhibits are the Gold Se...
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1-6 Ohorikoen, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 810-0051, Japan
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Located inside the city favourite Ohori Park, this art museum packs a serious punch. The exhibits are divided into three area - historic, modern and civic. The permanent collection in the historic section has some incredible ancient Asian artefacts, most notable of which are the Buddhist sculptures from the Tokoin temple and ceramics from prehistor...
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3-1 Shimokawabatamachi, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-0027, Japan
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Fukuoka Asian Art Museum advertises a catchy USP - they claim to be the world's only art establishment that progressively helps develop and exhibit modern and contemporary Asian art in all the ways that make such art distinct from western artistic styles. This means they focus only on the artistic achievements and evolution of countries such as...
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6-10 Reisenmachi, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-0039, Japan
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Hakata has been settled since ancient times. It's was a well known port in the Japanese middle ages, and was even the site of a significant Mongolian invasion. As such, it has a rich cultural and folkloric history. Funnily enough, you wouldn't think so, looking at Fukuoka. The city is so urban, it's hard to imagine it was anything but a modern city...
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5 Chome-2-1 Tenjin, Chuo Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 810-0001, Japan
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
This obligatory museum focusing on the works of local artists isn't bad, but it definitely isn't up to the standards of other sites around the city. Visitors to this attraction usually have an exceptional interest in wanting to get to know the artistic face of the city. The permanent exhibit only features artists who have been active since after th...