Toyama Prefectural Museum of Art and Design

Fascinating displays of modern art
This museum is a popular destination and one of Toyama’s representative facilities. Opened in 1981, it aims to create a meeting point between people and trends in modern art from Toyama, broader Japan, and the world, through rotating exhibitions, exhibition activities, and public relation activities. The Toyama Prefectural Museum of Art and Design closed on Dec. 28, 2016 and will reopen in a new building as the Toyama Prefectural Museum at Fugan Unga Kansui Park on Aug. 26, 2017.
Address 3-20 Kibamachi
Hours 9:30 - 18:00 (last admission 17:30)
Closed Wed (open if a nat. hol.), days following nat. hol., around the New Year’s Day
Cost Adults: ¥300, College students: ¥240, School students: Free
People aged 70 and over enter for free (regular exhibitions only)
A separate fee applies for special exhibitions
Access 15-min walk from Toyama Station North Gate/
Get off at “Kansui Koen” (Toyama City Tour Bus “Gurutto Bus” Northwest Bound)/
25 min by car from Toyama IC