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The Hakone Open-Air Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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It was a cold, wet and overcast day so we decided to visit this gem. Well worth the price of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Avery big Open Air Museum with so many sculptures, paintings, and large art objects. It even have a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Quezon City, Philippines
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Art blends with nature at this huge outdoor sculpture park, where works by both Japanese and Western artists are framed by trees, grass and mountains.
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1121 Ninotaira, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0493, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 460-82-1161
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a cold, wet and overcast day so we decided to visit this gem. Well worth the price of admission with a beautiful layout that delivered new pieces after every turn. Good way to spend a few hours at a leisurely pace.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank strep2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Avery big Open Air Museum with so many sculptures, paintings, and large art objects. It even have a Picasso Museum. A must see when in Hakone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eatee2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing setting to enjoy art. There is a huge variety of sculptures set on beautiful grounds overlooking Hakone. The art is unique and visually interesting so there is something that everyone will enjoy, even if you aren't an art lover. Also a great...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sydy8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing place! This is truly a world class attraction with art presented in a beautiful garden setting. Sculptures from local and international artists. It is on the small railway on the way up the mountain, and was a real surprise. Go out of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GrahamR888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best picasos best Jerry more best setting, this is / was my best museum experience ever? And I love art and i am over 55! Great for kids and adults alike, take some water and leave plenty of time, expect to take 2-3 hours Cash...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PRHsaunders
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a wonderful open air sculpture museum with a decent indoor Picasso collection. The backdrop of Hakone is beautiful and as a pleasant surprise - there are several features of this museum that are quite engaging for children (we traveled with our 9 year...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened to visit this museum while exploring Hakone on foot. It’s a beautiful park setting for an amazing collection of sculptural art by Caulder, Henry Moore, Picasso, etc. On the same grounds is a building devoted to artworks by Picasso, including ceramics rarely seen....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Janice L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a non-art aficionado, I think the open air museum had a lot to offer ... well curated sculptures set within the natural landscape, large art works that were actually play grounds for kids, and an educational museum dedicated to Picasso. At 1600yen per adult...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Happy2bHome_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is located in a beautiful garden, with statues of the best artists in the world. It also has a showroom of several of Picasso's creations. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ikgil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a few hours here wandering around. The sculptures are all well spread out and each has a little explanation plaque near to it. A good mix of European and Japanese works. We had a 200yen discount with the Hakone free pass The Picasso building...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Sine-Wave | Reviewed this property |
There’s an online discount price of 700 Yen per child in elementary school.
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It is not.. you need to take a taxi
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We had to pay cash. That was common for many restaurants and attractions