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Mingei International Museum, San Diego

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4.2/5 based on 80+ reviews on the web
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  • In Balboa Park. Exciting to see Japanese culture gathered. Very nicely as you had wanted to buy but way too expensive.
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  • This small museum focuses on handcrafted artisan works. My visit took me to the world of Eric Gronborg, metal..ceramic..wood. Great exhibit. Also an installation of Japanese fabrics, African bead work...  read more »
  • This place looks to be set up well. Unfortunately, I imagined something different after reading a quick description about contemporary folk art and seeing colorful skull picture on internet site. Entr...  read more »
  • This is a lovely museum surrounded by a group of other shops and venues. The whole place is just fun to walk around and this museum always has different kinds of exhibits. Get on the mailing list and you will be drawn down to many shows over the year. Bring a camera and a picnic lunch for your viisit.
  • Rotating exhibits. While I was thereit was Japanese crafts. Excellent.
  • Have only been here once but found it to be extremely well laid out and great displays. Fabrics were incredible. Highly recommend this museum. Expect to spend at least 2 hours.
  • Absolutely amazing. The exhibit that shows art/craft representing each state is stunning. Also is the exhibit that showcases walking sticks. Did not get time to see the other areas but will revisit. This one is a gem.
  • I like art and especially the human female body is beautifully designed for us
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