Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

The Japan Alps and the North Chubu Coast Sights

21 Seki Bijitsukan (21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art)

  • 1–2–1 Hirosaka Map It
  • Kanazawa

Updated 09/20/2013

Fodor's Review

This circular building was created to entwine a museum's architecture with the art exhibits, and for exhibition designers to take cues from the architecture. Transparent walls and scattered galleries encourage visitors to choose their own route. Previous exhibitions have included a Gerhard Richter retrospective, a video installation by Mathew Barney, and the work of Japanese photographer Araki Nobuyoshi. It's south of Kanazawa Park, next to City Hall.

Sight Information


1–2–1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa, Ishikawa-ken, 920-0962, Japan

Map It



Sight Details:

  • Varies by exhibition
  • Tues.–Fri. 10–6, weekends 10–8

Updated 09/20/2013


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in The Japan Alps and the North Chubu Coast

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss