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Naoshima

Precious cultural assets such as Onna Bunraku puppetry remain on Naoshima, where smelters fueled the town's development. Now the island is known as a mecca of contemporary art.

Check here for information about the facilities at Benesse Art Site Naoshima.
Benesse Art Site Naoshima

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Island Closures

Usually closed on Mondays.

※Some buildings are open on an irregular schedule during consecutive holidays. Check here for details.
※Benesse House Museum is open every day.

Transportation

Other Info

  • The island can be crowded during the Triennale, so make sure to leave some leeway in your schedule.

  • Because of the congestion on the roads, do not drive here.

Benesse Art Site Naoshima

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