Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Nagoya-shi

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Nagoya-shi is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Nagoya-shi a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Nagoya-shi.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Nagoya-shi:

  1. Atsuta Shrine

    #1 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Atsuta Shrine

    Tags: Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: 1 Chome-1-1 Jingu, Atsuta Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 456-8585, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Spiritually, this is one of Shinto religion's most important shrines. As such, this is one the most important attractions of Nagoya, and is visited by almost 9 million people annually. It's the Shrine...Read more

  2. Tokugawa Art Museum And Garden

    #2 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Tokugawa Art Museum And Garden

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Garden, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1017 Tokugawacho, Higashi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 461-0023, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Tokugawa Dynasty, descended from the first Shogun Tokugawa, is one of Japan's most historically influential families. It also used to be one of the wealthiest. This Museum and garden was commissio...Read more

  3. Osu Kannon

    #3 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Osu Kannon

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Japan, 〒460-0011 Aichi Prefecture, Nagoya, Naka Ward, Osu, 2 Chome−21−47

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The temple worships the Goddess of Mercy. Completed in the 14th century, it was moved to its current location in the 17th, by the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. The Shinpukuji Library below the temple contai...Read more

  4. Tsuruma Park

    #4 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Tsuruma Park

    Tags: Library, Park, Play Ground, Fountain

    Address: 1 Chome Tsurumai, Showa Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Though simply ornamented, this park manages to be beautiful. For one, the name itself is quite pleasant - it means 'the place where water runs.' It has an Eastern side and western side. The western si...Read more

  5. Nagoya- Boston Museum Of Fine Arts

    #5 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Nagoya- Boston Museum Of Fine Arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Naka-ku Kanayama-cho 1-chome, 1-1, Minami Jinshan Building, 460-0023, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Opened in 1999, the art museum's main purpose was to bring in travelling exhibits of the kind that are rarely seen in Japan - world art from all cultures and times. To this end, it became a sister mus...Read more

  6. The Yamazaki Mazak Museum Of Art

    #6 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    The Yamazaki Mazak Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1-19-30 Aoi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-city, 461-0004, JAPAN

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This is a simple Fine Art Museum focused on French paintings from the 18th to the 20th century. It also has substantial collections of Art Noveau furniture and glassware. The interior of the building ...Read more

  7. Nittai-ji Temple

    #7 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Nittai-ji Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Nittai-ji 1-1 Hoho-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This Temple complex is unique in that it does not belong to any particular sect of Buddhism. It is further unique for containing the ashes of the original Buddha, gifted to Japan by the king of Thaila...Read more

  8. Togan-ji

    #8 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Togan-ji

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: 2 Chome-16 Yotsuyatori, Chikusa Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 464-0819, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a straightforward giant green Buddha statue. Erected in the 16th century and soaring 15 meters over the ground the statue has deep ties to India - one of the foremost priests at the Soto Zen t...Read more

  9. Aichi Prefectural Museum Of Art

    #9 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Aichi Prefectural Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1-13-2 Higashisakura, Higashi-ku, Nagoya 461-8525

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Nagoya City's main Performing Arts venue has on its tenth floor a small but excellent Museum dedicated to art. The museum hosts a variety of temporary exhibitions, it's permanent collection is notewor...Read more

  10. Catholic Chikaramachi Church

    #10 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Catholic Chikaramachi Church Image

    Tags: Church

    Address: 3 Chome-3-33 Chikaramachi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken 461-0018, Japan

  11. Ri Ben Nazarenjiao Tuan Ming Gu Wu Xi Jiao Hui

    #11 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Nagoya-shi
    Ri Ben Nazarenjiao Tuan  Ming Gu Wu Xi Jiao Hui  Image

    Tags: Church

    Address: 318 Okitachō, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken 453-0825, Japan

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