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Tendo City Art Museum

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The Tendo City Museum of Art opened in 1990 as the first public museum in the prefecture.
There are a municipal library, a civic cultural center, and a central public hall in the vicinity, and it is familiar to the citizens as an art and cultural area.

It holds various exhibitions throughout the year, such as special exhibitions that showcase outstanding works of art from Japan and overseas, and collection exhibitions such as the Yoshino Gypsum Collection.
In addition, the hands-on museum, picture book original painting exhibition, civic work exhibition, and artist series exhibition created by Tendo have been well received.

In addition to the works of sculptor Yutaka Toyoda from Tendo City on display in the exhibition hall and rooftop, the works of Japanese-style painter Chuichi Konno and Western-style painter Kumagai Morikazu from Tendo City are on display. Is stored.

There is also a space where you can relax while feeling the light from the outside, so you can appreciate the work at your own pace.

Basic information

Tendo City Art Museum

1-1-2-2 Oinomori, Tendo City, Yamagata Prefecture


Take National Highway 13 from Yamagata City, about 30 minutes Use National Highway 48 from Sendai City, about 60 minutes Take the Yamagata Expressway from Murata JC on the Tohoku Expressway, about 10 minutes from the Yamagata Kita IC, or from the Tendo IC Approximately 5 minutes

■ Parking Lot (free)
11 cars for visitors only in front of the museum.
In addition, there is a parking lot shared with the Cultural Center and the library.
(The shared parking lot may be crowded if there is an event at the cultural center etc.)



Parking lot

■ Opening hours
9:30~18:00 (last admission at 17:30)
■ Closed
Every Monday (or next Tuesday if Monday is a holiday) and from December 29 to January 3
※ It may be closed on other days in-between exhibitions too so please check with the museum

Official site

■ Admission fee
() Is for groups of 20 or more

Regular exhibition <br /> General / 420 yen (340 yen)
High school / university student / 210 yen (170 yen)
Elementary and junior high school students / 100 yen (80 yen)

Special exhibition <br /> General / 520 yen (410 yen)
High school / university student / 310 yen (240 yen)
Elementary and junior high school students / 200 yen (160 yen)

Special exhibition <br /> Set for each exhibition

Those who are presented with a physical disability certificate, a mental disability certificate, and a nursing certificate are half the displayed fee.
Free for accompanying caregivers.

■ Annual admission ticket
2,100 yen Valid for one year from the date of application, and up to one companion in addition to the purchaser can enter the museum together.
It can also be used for special exhibitions, special exhibitions, and hands-on museums.
You can enter one exhibition as many times as you like, which is a great deal.

■ Other facilities, etc. <br /> Wheelchairs / 3 multipurpose toilets / 1 place

Surrounding spots

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