21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa-shi

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21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa-shi - Address, Phone Number

Address: 1 Chome-2-1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0962, Japan

Phone: +81-0762202800

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

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One of the most popular museums in Kanazawa, the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art was built in 2004 and tourists across the world flock here in huge numbers, every year. Arts and creations which ranges from the fields such as music, films and performing arts. The museum also promotes local artists and culture by displaying creations made by them. The most prominent artists who have their creations exhibited in the museum include Francis Alys, Matthew Barney, Tony Cragg, Olafur Eliasson, Leandro Erlich, Isa Genzken, Kojima Hisaya and Gordon Matta Clark.

21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art Ticket Prices

  • While the entry to the museum is free, the exhibitions are usually ticketed.

21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art Opening and Closing Hours

  • If Monday is a public holiday then the following weekday, the museum will be closed.
  • The exhibition hours are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm)

How To reach 21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art by Public Transport

  • Buses from 3 Chome-1-27 Hondamachi Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0964, hired taxis.

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  • modern art, easy to access by bus. for modern art enthusiast. good place to visit. taking picture is limited by restrictions.

  • I'm torn about this place. It boasts big names such as Eliasson (yet feels like it was for the sake of it) and feels a little cold (vibe not temperature). Yet it's necessary for any budding city to establish itself artistically. Looking forward to the museum finding its own identity.

  • Loved it! Great architecture!! The exhibition "the pen" was worth the rather high entrance fee. The other part of the main exhibition was great as well. There was also an exhibition of high school students, which was a cool thing to do. I wished I had a chance to exhibit my work when I was this age. The second floor also had an exhibition which was free.

  • Modern art. Fun place. New projects displayed every month

  • Wonderful museum! Highly recomend the visit! Exibitions and museum building are amazing!

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