Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
Okazaki-kōen is an expanse of parks and canals that lies between Niōmon-dōri and Heian-jingū. Two of Kyoto’s significant museums can be...
National Museum of Modern Art
This museum is renowned for its Japanese ceramics and paintings. There is an excellent permanent collection, which includes many pottery...
Kyoto City Zoo
While we aren’t thrilled about the conditions in which the animals are kept here – the cages and enclosures are pretty small – this is a...
Just around the corner from Heian-jingu, this cosy little cafe-gallery is a nice spot for a cuppa in the Okazaki-kōen area. There are...
Café de 505
At the National Museum of Modern Art, this indoor/outdoor cafe is a great spot for a pick-me-up while museum hopping in Okazaki.
124 Enshōji-chō, Okazaki · interesting places nearby
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art information
This fine museum holds several major exhibitions a year (admission varies), as well as a variety of free shows. It’s always worth stopping by to see if something is on while you are in town. The pond behind the museum is a great place for a picnic.