Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum

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Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum

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Okinawa Prefectural MuseumandArt Museum

Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum is the cultural complex facility which organizes both museum and art museum located in Omoromachi, Naha City.

For the museum, it gives instructions about Okinawa’s nature, history and culture based on 2 aspects; the oceanic aspect and the island aspect. Also, it features exhibition rooms with 5 categories including nature history, archaeology, arts and crafts, folklore and an outdoor exhibition space.

For the art museum, there are artworks showcased not only ones from Okinawa or related to Okinawa, but also ones made by foreign artists. Various kinds of artworks are exhibited and introduced. The exhibitions cover a variety of artworks such as painting, sculpture, architecture, handicraft, calligraphy, literature, music, traditional dance and more.

[For the visitors to our facility]
To protect our collection, both temperature and humidity in the facility are stabilized.
Some visitors may feel cold at this temperature by the temperature gap between indoor and outdoor.
We will suggest you to have a jacket with you.

Facility Information
The cultural complex facility which organizes both museum and art museum located in Omoromachi, Naha City.
Business Hours
9:00 - 18:00 (final admission 17:30)
Friday & Saturday 9:00 - 20:00 (final admission 19:30)
*Museum shop YUIMUI closes at 18:00
*Business hours is tentative and subject to change.
Closed
Every Monday
*if Mondays fall on public holidays (including June 23rd), the museums will be opened on that day, and the following day will be closed
The year-end (from December 29th - 31st)
*Schedule of closed dates are tentative and subject to change.
Price
Permanent exhibition at the museum

<Individual>
Adult: 410 yen
College & high school students: 260 yen
Elementary & junior high school students from out of Okinawa: 150 yen

<Group>
Adult: 330 yen College & high school students: 210 yen
Elementary & junior high school students from out of Okinawa: 120 yen

Artworks exhibition at the art museum

<Individual>
Adult: 310 yen
College & high school students: 210 yen
Elementary & junior high school students from out of Okinawa: 100 yen

<Group>
Adult: 250 yen
College & high school students: 170 yen
Elementary & junior high school students from out of Okinawa: 80 yen

*Elementary & junior high school students in Okinawa get free admission.
*Group admissions are applied to 20 people and more. (Advance request is required)
*Entry fees for planned and special exhibitions are set individually.
Address
3-1-1 Omoromachi, Naha City, Okinawa 900-0006
Telephone / FAX
098-941-8200
098-941-2392
Parking Area
General parking: 140 vehicles including 4 vehicles for disabled people
Large-sized bus parking: 10 vehicles
Accessibility for the Disabled
*Service dogs and guide dogs are allowed to enter the museum.
*If you need wheelchairs, please ask staff at the General Information Desk.
*For visitors in need of particular assistance, please ask staff at the General Information Desk.
Transportation Access
Local Buses
Get off at "Omoromachieki-mae" bus stop (Ryukyu Bus Kotsu, Okinawa Bus Ltd., Naha Bus Co., Ltd.)

Bus
#99 from Naha Airport / Get off at "Omoromachi 3 chome" bus stop, then walk for 5 min.
#120 from Naha Airport / Get off at "Uenoya" bus stop, then walk for 10 min.
Naha City buses #3, 7, 10 / Get off at "Kenritsu Hakubutsukan-mae" bus stop, then walk for 5 min.
Naha City bus #6 / Get off at "Naha Main Place Higashiguchi" bus stop, then walk for 5 min.
Outbound bus via Route 330 / Get off at "Omoromachieki-mae" bus stop, then walk for 10 min.
Via Omoromachi / Get off at "Omoromachi 1 chome" bus stop, then walk for 3 min.

Monorail
10 min. on foot from "Omoromachi" station.

From Central & Northern Okinawa
Via Naha Airport or Omoromachi / Get off at "Omoromachi Ekimae Hiroba" bus stop, then walk for 5 min.

From Southern Okinawa
After getting off at Naha Bus Terminal, transfer to monorail and get off at "Omoromachi" station, then walk for 10 min.

From Naha Airport
Get off at "Omoromachi" station by monorail, then walk for 10 min.
30 min. by taxi
Website
http://www.museums.pref.okinawa.jp/english/index.html