Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum in Higashi Ward Area

About the Museum

The Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum is located in the Higashi Ward area of Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Japan. It was established in 1968 and is one of the leading art museums in western Japan.


The museum has a collection of over 5,000 works of art, including Japanese and Western paintings, sculptures, and crafts. It also hosts various temporary exhibitions throughout the year, showcasing both domestic and international artists.


  • Gift shop
  • Café
  • Library
  • Auditorium
  • Conference room

Opening Hours

The museum is open from 9am to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday. It is closed on Mondays and during the New Year holidays (December 29th to January 3rd).


  • General admission: 500 yen
  • University and high school students: 300 yen
  • Middle and elementary school students: 100 yen
  • Children under 6 years old: free


The museum is located at 2-22 Kaminoboricho, Naka Ward, Hiroshima, Hiroshima 730-0014, Japan. The approximate latitude and longitude are 34.3986° N, 132.4507° E.