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John Lennon Museum

The Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama, which lies adjacent to the renowned Omiya Bonsai Village, will aim, through its activities, to promote the culture of bonsai-designated a traditional industry of Saitama City- both locally and internationally. This will be achieved through the display of masterpieces and outstanding works with the collection of the former Takagi Bonsai Museum of Art forming the nucleus, as well as bonsai pots, stones of appreciation generally referred to as Suiseki and paintings such as Ukiyoe wood block paintings depicting bonsai. It will also entail the systematic collection and publishing of documents related to the history and folklore of Bonsai.

Address 2-24-3 Toro-cho, Kita Ward, Saitama City, Saitama Prefecture
Tel 048-780-2091
Hours

9 am to 4:30 pm (from March to October).
9 am to 4 pm (from November to February).

Closed Thursday, except National Holiday, the New Year's holiday, and the term due to preparations.
Admission fee Adults:300yen (200 yen),
High school/ university students, seniors (over 65-year-old):150 yen (100 yen)
Elementary School and Junior High School student:100 yen ( 50 yen)
Access 5 minutes walk from Toro station of JR-Utsunomiya line.
10 minutes walk from Omiya-koen station of Tobu-Noda Line.
More info Official site

Links

Omiya Bonsai Village
 
Photo Gallery (Japanese Page)
   
Omiya Bonsai Facebook Page
 

Youtube

   
   
Omiya Bonsai Official Page
   
iPhone and Android App from Omiya Bonsai
   
OMIYA BONSAI VILLAGE, LOCATED NEAR TOKYO IN JAPAN
   
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