Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Japan  /  Shikoku  /  Ehime Prefecture  /  Matsuyama  /  Museums  /  Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum
Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum, Matsuyama
(2.6/5 based on 200 reviews on the web)
Fans of the renowned Japanese novel-come-NHK drama will be able to find out more through various artifacts at Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum. Opened in 2007 and set in a striking, contemporary building designed by renowned architect Ando Tadao, the structure alone should hold the attention of visitors, with its stark concrete materials and unusual angles. You'll be able to learn more about the background of the novel through explanations of plot, characters, and location, along with maps of the area and setting as it appeared in the Edo period. Though most exhibits are in Japanese, you can pick up an English audio guide from the front desk on your way in. Arrange to visit Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum and other attractions in Matsuyama using our Matsuyama tourist route planner.
Create a full Matsuyama itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Matsuyama

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Matsuyama by other users

6 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Japan BY A USER FROM MYANMAR January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 33 days in Japan BY A USER FROM ISRAEL February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Shikoku BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM EL SALVADOR December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 46 days in Japan BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Japan BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Shikoku BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It is recommended in the very modern buildings, are interested in building! Learn the history rather than the facilities to enjoy the atmosphere and feel. Was clean and spacious.
    View original
  • I visited this museum wanted to see the air stairs and rather like Tadao Ando building is very well displayed and I enjoyed it. I try to read properly see clouds over the Hill". Newspaper series paper exhibits is breathtaking.
    View original
  • Read the clouds over the Hill 10 years ago. This museum had me bring memories of those days and I am now. It was interesting museums can feel up the slope of building social times success had been respected by the public, and disciplines and qualifications able find decent work to steadily rising air. You want visiting the people who like architecture.
    View original