Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama
This is the world's first public bonsai museum. The museum, located in close proximity to the famous Omiya Bonsai Village, has as its core the collection of the former Takagi Bonsai Art Museum, and systematically collects and displays masterpieces and fine works of bonsai, bonsai containers (flowerpots for bonsai), viewing stones (commonly called Suiseki), paintings (such as ukiyoe) in which bonsai appear, and various historical and folk materials related to bonsai. The purpose of the museum is to disseminate the culture of bonsai, which has been designated as a traditional industry of Saitama City, to a wide range of people both inside and outside the city by systematically collecting and disclosing various historical and folk materials related to bonsai.
|Address||2-24-3 Toro-cho, Kita-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama-ken|
|Business Hour*1||（March to October）9:00 to 16:30 （November to 2月）9:00 to 16:00|
|Genre*3||Bonsai(Japanese Plants ),Ukiyoe,painting,History|
|Entrance Fee*4||Adults¥310 University and High School students 65 and over¥150 Elementary and Junior High School students¥100|
|Access*5||5 minutes walk from Toro(JU08) station east exit|
|*1 The last day of an exhibition or event may end early. *2 There are also end-of-year and temporary closures *3 Blanks refer to all genres. *4 Admission prices may vary depending on the event. Check for senior citizens, children and group discounts.*5 The times shown are approximate.|
Precautions may be taken to prevent the spread of corona infection.
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