This museum was designed by the world-famous architecture, Mr. I. M. Pei and constructed on the theme of harmony among environment, architecture and artworks. Approx. 2,000 antiques and tea utensils originating from areas along the Silk Road from Egypt to China are housed, and 250 pcs. of them are always displayed.
|Location||Tashiro, Shigaraki-cho, Koka City|
|Access||20 min. by car from Shigaraki Kogen Railway Shigaraki Stn., 50 min. by bus from JR Ishiyama|
|Business hours||10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Admission: until 4:00 PM)|
|Days closed, etc.||Mondays (If Monday is a holiday, the museum is open and is closed on the weekday following Monday), closed in wintertime.|
|Parking lots||170 cars|