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Pola Museum of Art

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1285 Kozukayama, Sengokuhara | Pola museum of art, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0631, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 9 June 2013

We spent around one and half hours here on a cold afternoon just before closing time so there weren't many other people. The museum is easily accessible by the Hakone bus network. It was interesting to wander around and view the art works and also...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank WayneandKaren_55
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I am no art buff but this modern and light museum / gallery proved a welcome attraction on a wet day in Hakone. Catch the train to Gora and then the bus from stop number 2 just outside the station. Mixture of European and Japanese...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed 18 January 2013

The location and archtecure was stunning and is a work of art itself. there was an interesting selection of french impressionist work and japaneese artists working at the same time. Excellent museum shop too. Lockers for puting your bags and coats into means you can...More

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank Blaise B
Reviewed 7 October 2012 via mobile

Beautiful building and landscape. Many art collections including my favorite Monet. Both restaurant and cafe are pricy. You can easily enjoy full day including hiking trail behind the museum.

1  Thank Thaiahh
Reviewed 24 August 2012

This was a nice surprise in Hakone. The museum is a beautiful building. Although the art collection is not so big, it is a compact size and nice collection. We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed our visit very much.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank TMLA
Reviewed 20 August 2012

This museum has good collection of Foujita. If the weather is nice, it is good to drink outside of the museum cafe. There are hot springs around, so it is good to go after the museum to enjoy Hakone. Sengokuhara has white coloured hot spring...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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Reviewed 21 May 2012

Great collection of Impressionists and post-Impressionists, coupled with Japanese artists influenced by them.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Henry T
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We liked the architecture of the building,the environment and the location.We loved the collection,mainly the impressionist.

Date of experience: April 2012
Reviewed 25 March 2012

The building is a work of art in itself - an award-winning masterpiece. We became immediate fans of the architect - Yasuda Koichi - for his light-filled let-the-outside-in glass design. The art hanging on the walls is pretty good, too. We went for the Impressionism...More

Date of experience: March 2012
Thank Jo B
Reviewed 16 November 2011

I took a bus from the Gora station to this very pretty museum - Clean lines and lots of glass panels with natural light beaming into the interior of the museum. Exhibits include art works from Monet, Dali, etc. and a section on the history...More

Date of experience: November 2011
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