Standing on the shore of Shinjiko Lake, the Shimane Art Museum boasts a unique theme of harmonizing with water. From March to September, it opens until 30 minutes after sunset so you can marvel at the stunning views of Shinjiko Lake at dusk — a view designated one of the "Japan Sunset Best 100." Two types of e-ticket are on offer: choose from the Museum Collection (permanent exhibition), or both the Museum Collection and the Special Exhibition.
E-tickets for the "Museum collection (Permanent Collection)" and E-tickets for both the "Museum Collection and the Special Exhibition" are available. 【Museum collection (Permanent Collection)】 The Shimane Prefectural Art Museum has a collection of outstanding works in the fields of painting, sculpture, crafts, and photography. The following exhibits are on display in Rooms 1 through 5, with the content constantly changing. Gallery 1: Waterfront Gallery, Early Modern Paintings/Japanese Paintings, Western Paintings/Western Paintings Gallery 2: Hokusai Collection Gallery 3: Crafts Gallery 4: Photography Gallery 5: Sculpture, Small Exhibitions In addition to the Museum collection, special exhibitions are held at Shimane Art Museum occasionally. *Tickets are required to view special exhibitions. Please purchase a ticket for the "Museum collection ＋ Special Exhibition". *Please check the official website for information on the contents of special exhibitions.
**Opening Hours** - October to February: 10:00–18:30 - March to September: 10:00–30 minutes after sunset (admission ends at sunset) ‐ Special Exhibition : December 6 to December 25, 2023. **Closed:** - Tuesdays (Open daily during the exhibition of Japanese traditional crafts) - December 28 to January 1 Note: If a national holiday falls on a Tuesday, the museum will open that day and close the following day Note that closing days may change. Please check the schedule on the museum website before visiting. **From reservation to entry, it's a simple 2-step process!** 1: After booking your ticket on Rakuten Travel Experiences, an e-ticket will be sent to your registered e-mail address. 2: Exchange the voucher for an admission ticket on the day of your visit. On arrival at the facility, visit the entrance counter and click the link in the voucher e-mail sent to you at the time of booking. Then, click the "Use" button and show the screen to the staff (please ensure that your phone can connect to the internet before your visit).