National Museum of Modern Art
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Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
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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.
Enshōji-chō, Okazaki, Sakyō-ku · interesting places nearby
National Museum of Modern Art information
This museum is renowned for its Japanese ceramics and paintings. There is an excellent permanent collection, which includes many pottery pieces by Kawai Kanjirō. The coffee shop here overlooks a picturesque canal.