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Kamakura Kokuhoukan Museum

Kamakura Kokuhoukan Museum

2-1-1, Yukinoshita, Kamakura City, Kanagawa
Map of Kamakura Kokuhoukan Museum

Opened on April 3, 1928, Kamakura Kokuhoukan is a museum of history and art. It displays and preserves a variety of cultural properties such as sculptures, paintings, artifacts, calligraphy, ancient documents, and archeological materials, which have been donated to the museum by temples and shrines in Kamakura City as well as in the neighboring areas.

Essential Information

Check the official website for the latest information.


9am–4:30pm (admission till 4pm)



Closed Closed on Mondays (next business day when Monday is a national holiday), through display-change period, special days, year-end / new-year holidays, etc.

Fee differs per exhibition (General ticket: 300–600 yen)

Access Kamakura Station on the Yokosuka Line or Enoshima Electric Railway
  • Wheelchair friendly

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