The museum makes the most use of the local culture and climate of Tosa surrounded by water and greenery. It was built with traditional techniques, with its walls finished with “Tosa plaster” and the roof with “Tosa tiles.” Apart from exhibition rooms, visitors can enter the museum free of charge, and view a collection of paintings by Marc Chagall and pictures taken by photographer Yasuhiro Ishida, among other works on display. Visitors can also enjoy themselves in an art library and a music shop. In a hall attached to the museum, movies are shown in each season and excellent art performances such as theatrical plays and dances are presented.
353-2 Takasu, Kochi City, Kochi Prefecture
Business hours :
9:00 to 17:00 (Visitors must enter by 16:30)
The art library is open from 10:30 to 17:00
●About a 5-minute walk from Kenritsu Bijutsukan-dori Station on Tosa Electric Railway’s Gomen Line
●By bus, get off at the Kenritsu Bijutsukan-mae stop.
●About a 10-minute drive from Kochi Interchange
●250 yen per person for students
●360 yen per person for adults
※Admission fees for special exhibitions vary from exhibition to exhibition