Niigata Museums

Niigata Museums

Recommended by Niigata JETs Name: Donald Keene Center Kashiwazaki (ドナルド・キーン・センター柏崎) City: Kashiwazaki Website: http://www.donaldkeenecenter.jp/ A small museum which houses the works of famous author and translator Donald Keene. There are English speaking staff on site. This place also houses special exhibitions throughout the year.     Name: Kinare  (Echigotsumaari satoyama gendai bijutsukan, 越後妻有里山現代美術館「キナーレ」) City: Tokamachi Website: click here Part of the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, this small museum is located in the center of town and has a gift store, cafe, radio station, and onsen facility next to it.     Name: Koji Fukiya Memorial Museum of Art (Fukiya Kōji kinen-kan, 蕗谷虹児記念館) City: Shibata Website: click here Description: A small, two Read more »