Ken Domon Museum

Ken Domon Museum どもんけんきねんかん
First Japanese photograph Museum
 Following the fact that great master, Ken Domon of photograph world which played an active part for the Showa period donated all works to hometown Sakata-shi to cage which became the Sakata-shi honorary citizen first, Ken Domon Museum opened as first Japanese photograph specialty art museum in 1983.
 Art space itself that Ken Domon including work of powerful Ken Domon and building design, garden, sculpture, tablet design which matched neighboring nature and ace with connection dealt with is attractive.
 We were published in "Michelin green guide Japon" as two stars in 2009.

Display contents
○Children of old temple pilgrimage ○ Muro-ji Temple ○ Hiroshima ○ Chikuho
○We decide theme including bunraku ○ looks and are released sequentially

Artists engaged in building
 Design of building /Yoshio Taniguchi
 Sculpture of courtyard /Isamu Noguchi
 Tablet, ticket design /Yusaku Kamekura
 Landscape gardening design, art object /Hiroshi Teshigawara
  • Name Ken Domon Museum
  • Location 2-13, Iimoriyama, Sakata-shi (Iimoriyama Park)
  • Phone number 0234-31-0028
  • Business Hours 9:00-17:00 (we enter until 16:30)
  • Closed Every Monday (we are opened at the age of holiday and are closed on Tuesday, the following day) from December through March
    on Year-end New Year holidays
    Display spare Sun
  • Admission General 430 yen (370 yen)
    High very much straight 210 yen (160 yen)
    True free of charge in the small 
    ※When it varies according to temporary exhibitions, there is
    ※ () More than 20 inner ha groups
    It is 10,800 yen to ten 2,160 yen/special members to two membership card normal members
  • Access It is 16 minutes in bus university line happy from JR Sakata Station
    It is about five minutes by car from Nihon-kai Tohoku Expressway Sakata IC
  • Parking lot 353 (Park service/free of charge)
  • URL
  • Remarks In the one that you put Homma Museum of Art, Sakata-shi art museums together and want to look at, there is ticket (1,610 yen) common throughout three effective halls for one year, too. (one admission per facility)
    There is barrier-free in correspondence, wheelchair two for rent, person with a physical disability restroom in all facilities
    There is multilingual brochure
  • Others ・The 1983 (1983) October opening
    ・We publish in (2009) Michelin green guide Japon as two stars in 2009
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[Last updated] January 11, 2019
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