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The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto
(3.2/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the history of the city at the modestly sized The Museum of Kyoto, featuring various illuminating artifacts and exhibitions. Observe artworks and crafts that reveal Kyoto's culture and that of the greater Japanese society. In the gift shop, you'll find many souvenir options in the form of traditional wares and crafts. Check the listings to find out what special exhibits will be on show during your visit. While the museum offers little in the way of English information boards, you can take a pamphlet and audio guide to help decipher the displays. Work out when and for how long to visit The Museum of Kyoto and other Kyoto attractions using our handy Kyoto itinerary planner.
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  • Vs. car advertisement showing the Pharaoh and the Golden mask. Imagine that the street address. Nishiki market, separate from the main page of the small road right into smaller roads. Keep walking and fatigue. but inside. good. Reasonable prices.
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  • Special exhibitions are held various art collection, old Japan movies seen (sold separately) also, see the many interesting exhibitions on the first floor for free. Have attached restaurants, relaxing day.
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  • I went to see the gold of the Pharaohs and pyramids exhibition in the Museum of. But the main purpose was watching former Japan Bank of Kyoto branch, in the annex. Old bank opened as a Hall, restaurant or hotel. As the Bank of Japan is it enough I wanted is unfortunate, but still stately building is indeed. I don't want the pictures look fit and wire is out of the way.
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