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Itchiku Kubota Art Museum: Tours & Tickets

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2255 Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0304, Yamanashi Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the second day of our 5 day visit in Tokyo, Japan, we decided to take a day tour at Lake Kawaguchiko, one of the Fuji 5 lakes. Initially a one and a half hour bus ride turned into nearly 3 hours of road trip...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank KIMI4812
Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

This artist’s medium is dye and using techniques perfected over his actual lifetime, he makes some unbelievable kimonos. There’s an English video available to help fill in the blanks, may need to ask the friendly staff to turn it on (though they asked me right...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank gowithandrew
Reviewed 26 August 2019 via mobile

My 10-year old son & I visited the museum & thoroughly enjoyed it. We were blown away with the masterpieces created by Itchiku Kubota & the complex techniques he uses to create his kimonos. It was just a pity that with no photography allowed in...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AlisonG2120
Reviewed 22 August 2019

There are no words to describe the amazing artistry of this man. This is a real hidden gem,. It should be a must see. We had no knowledge of what we would see and were in awe when we stood before these incredible works of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank bobdec7
Reviewed 18 August 2019

It was an awesome place to learn about fabric dye and printing art on Kimonos. Every piece has its own story directly portrayed the embracing experience of the artist. It was impressive to learn how meticulous steps they applied on the kimonos in order to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bonus T
Reviewed 10 July 2019

Something unick. Shouldn't br missed. Start with a video movie about the work of the artist. Pay attention. It's closed on Thuesday.You can combine with a walk along the shore of the lake

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2019

We visited this museum whilst staying in Kawaguchiko and it is easy to get to on the tourist bus. The kimonos are stunning and really are works of art. It is only a pity that whilst you cannot take photos, there are no prints that...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank quin88
Reviewed 22 June 2019

the history and exhibition of these kimonos was incredible and the museum itself is very unique. Just a great visit

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 9 June 2019

Great museum, location, gardens and the kimono's were inspired. A delightful tea room with a fantastic garden vista was simply lovely. Only challenge was the cheekiness of the second cafe - you couldn't look at the bead collection unless you purchased something in the second...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank lizzie875
Reviewed 24 May 2019 via mobile

When our tour guide advised that we were going to a museum which featured tie dye art, I was totally unprepared for the beauty & technique utilized to create these works of art. They are a must see if you are visiting mt Fuji, as...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from cairo408 | Reviewed this property |
There are different hours depending on the season: April-November 0930-1700 (last entry at 1700); December-March 1000-1630 (last entry at 1600). Admission fees are: 1300 yen for adults; 900 yen for college and high school... More