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Sapporo Art Museum

2-75 Geijutsunomori, Minami-ku, Sapporo 005-0864, Hokkaido
+81 11-591-0090
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Eclectic sculpture garden

The majority of the time spent here was at the sculpture garden, which is a diverse mix of... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Mountain View, California
Only few art pieces to show

An expensive, exceptionally small, and rather un-noteworthy museum. Avoid and save the money, you... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
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29 Jul 2017
“Eclectic sculpture garden”
24 Oct 2016
“Only few art pieces to show”
2-75 Geijutsunomori, Minami-ku, Sapporo 005-0864, Hokkaido
+81 11-591-0090
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

The majority of the time spent here was at the sculpture garden, which is a diverse mix of different outdoor works from various international artists. Some were interactive, others just there to observe, but all were interesting. The art park is a little bit off...More

1  Thank perlin310
Reviewed 24 October 2016

An expensive, exceptionally small, and rather un-noteworthy museum. Avoid and save the money, you will be glad you did.

2  Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a small museum focusing on art of the island of Hokkaido. The collection begins at about 1865 with the itinerant preaching visit of the priest Gennyo, and continues on through the present day in a variety of media that includes prints, paintings in...More

2  Thank HonoluluJim
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We went here not knowing what to expect and were disappointed. There's not much to see here. A few studios which would be cool if you lived here and could take some classes. Otherwise 1 art gallery which at the time we went was showing...More

1  Thank AnnaAustralia1990
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The open-air sculpture garden is set in a beautiful green hillside park near the Art Museum. The grounds contain a sprawling collection of 75 pieces, mostly (but not all) contemporary Japanese works. On a weekend in early August, the garden was a wonderful, lush, and...More

1  Thank Andrew1234
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I was visiting Sapporo during the annual Snow Festival, and read that the Art Museum had a free activity. At first I was in 2 minds about going, as it is a little way out of the city (a metro ride and bus trip)... but...More

1  Thank bernmeerkat
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Often the statuary made you stop and think. Beautiful gardens with many different flowers and trees around the park. The trees had signs identifying their names.

1  Thank ptravelp
Reviewed 28 September 2013

A lovely place to relax, and watch as humans and Mother Nature battle it out in the artistic contest of beauty and all that. Clever in its design, and hardly expensive - this is definitely one for the outdoors lover, a getaway for couples or...More

1  Thank Ezyre
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Any time of the year this park is worth the visit. It has it all for those who want to explore something special, even if you are not an arty.

3  Thank Leigh P
Reviewed 26 July 2013

The Art park is a complex of buildings which were being built at the start of the Pacific Music Festival some 20 years ago. At that time the first hall had been built which is now used by the Sapporo Symphony Orchestra for rehearsals. LAter...More

1  Thank JunM59
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