Hakone Museum of Art, Hakone-machi

4.4
Soak in the local culture through a range of Japanese pottery and ceramics pieces at Hakone Museum of Art, a building set in the midst of crafted gardens. Ranging from prehistoric to early modern period, the collection gives you a good overview the craft, particularly medieval Japanese ceramics. Ritual terra-cotta clay figures, marked as a national treasure, as well as flamed earthenware jars showcase the skills of craftspeople through the centuries. Part of the museum complex also features gardens with trees, moss, bamboo, and stones; and a tea house tops the garden area. The location, accessible by cable car, also provides a mountain view. Put Hakone Museum of Art at the forefront of your travel plans using our Hakone-machi driving holiday planning site .
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  • Some very interesting pottery pieces from Japan, Korea and Pakistan, and although the trees were still green, the garden was also a delight. If you have a moss problem in your lawn back home, then thi...  more »
  • I visited on a rainy day, but the garden full of moss was very wonderful. I was bathed in a lot of negative ions. I think that it is a place with few people, too.
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  • Heavenly, Japanese-style garden and a beautiful collection of old ceramics dating back to the Jomon Period.
  • Honestly the garden is the best bit providing it's not winter
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