Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts and Culture E-Tickets

Overview

The Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts and Culture delves into the history and appeal of the Hyakunin Isshu, a classical anthology of 100 poems that is said to have originated in Kyoto's Saga Arashiyama area. Additionally, the museum is devoted to Japanese painting as well. Here, visitors can enjoy an array of seasonal exhibitions and stunning nature. With its weeping cherry blossoms in spring, azaleas in early summer, red and orange leaves in autumn, and snow in winter, the stone garden highlights the beauty of the changing seasons. From the second floor, you can feel as if you're looking at a real-life Japanese painting as you gaze at Mt. Ogura — associated with the Hyakunin Isshu — as well as Arashiyama and the Oigawa River in the background.

Highlights

  • Witness and experience for yourself the beauty of Japan's nature and culture at this museum dedicated to the Hyakunin Isshu anthology of Japanese poems and Japanese painting.

Key Information

Description

The Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts and Culture delves into the history and appeal of the Hyakunin Isshu, a classical anthology of 100 poems that is said to have originated in Kyoto's Saga Arashiyama area. Additionally, the museum is devoted to Japanese painting as well. Here, visitors can enjoy an array of seasonal exhibitions and stunning nature. With its weeping cherry blossoms in spring, azaleas in early summer, red and orange leaves in autumn, and snow in winter, the stone garden highlights the beauty of the changing seasons. From the second floor, you can feel as if you're looking at a real-life Japanese painting as you gaze at Mt. Ogura — associated with the Hyakunin Isshu — as well as Arashiyama and the Oigawa River in the background.

How it works

***From reservation to entry, it's a simple 3-step process! *** <Step 1> After booking your ticket on Rakuten Travel Experience, an e-ticket will be sent to your registered e-mail address. You will receive two e-mails — one is your reservation confirmation e-mail and the other is your e-ticket. <Step 2> When you arrive at the facility, please visit the entrance counter and click on the "Voucher" link in the e-mail sent to you at the time of purchase. Please click the "Use" button and show the screen to the staff. (Please ensure that your smartphone can connect to the internet before your visit)  <Step 3> Enter the Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts and Culture !