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Benesse House Museum

Godanji, Naoshima-cho, Kagawa-gun 761-3110, Kagawa Prefecture
+81 87-892-3223
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All of the museums in Naoshima and other art islands close by are the most amazing places for art... read more

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Istanbul, Turkey
Another great museum on Naoshima

The great experiences just keep coming! This is another wonderful marriage of architecture and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Godanji, Naoshima-cho, Kagawa-gun 761-3110, Kagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All of the museums in Naoshima and other art islands close by are the most amazing places for art and architecture lovers. Art is presented within architecture. One can only admire. Just go and vis

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The great experiences just keep coming! This is another wonderful marriage of architecture and art, with the synergy being greater than either alone. Enjoyable way to experience the art, the architecture, and the vistas. YES!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the usual day trip from Okayama. It all worked perfectly. The only thing I would not do is rent a bike to see this part of the island. You’re better off just using the courtesy shuttle of the Benesse hotel for this visit....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy art both modern and earlier and the Benesse House Museum is a truly amazing example not only of modern art but architecture in the building itself. I only wish I could of spent more than a couple of hours there to absorb all...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

If you stop at the Art House Project before Benesse, you will arrive exhilarated and happy and so glad you came to Naoshima-cho. And while there are interesting aspects of the Benesse Museum architecture that are worthy of a visit and a couple of installations...More

Thank kyle10014
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Two nights on this extraordinary island in the Seto Inland Sea, and what a treat it was! Benesse House, designed by the famous Tadao Ando, was wonderful as wherever you went you were immersed in art; from your room where a James Turrell lithograph hung...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Benesse House Museum- has a good collection of contemporary art pieces- painting, sculptures and art installations. Lovely gallery with each work given it's own place. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a wonderful museum inside the Benesse House hotel. There are quite a variety of modern art inside including paintings, sculptures, light scupltures. We particularlyed liked the neon light phrases sculpture. The museum building is also beautiful as with all the buildings of Benesse...More

Thank gzau
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I really liked this museum, and liked that it was open from the morning to night... the art inside is very intresting and the architecture as well. The view outside the island are very nice...

Thank Maolixi
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Is it expensive? Is it old? Yes. But is this the most amazing place you have ever stayed? Absolutely! There are four parts to the hotel, Beach, Park, Museum and Oval. Beach is kinda far, Park is near the outdoor works and Yayoi’s pumpkin. I...More

Thank Lin W
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