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Shiba Ryotaro Memorial Museum

3-11-18 Shimokosaka, Higashiosaka 577-0803, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6726-3860
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Beautiful space to be experienced

Although I could view photos of this museum on the internet, I decided to go to experience it. Like... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
A Y
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Hong Kong, China
via mobile
Not really worth it

The giant bookshelf is beautiful and we loved the architecture. But other than that it's not worth... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Lisanne v
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
17 Apr 2018
“Beautiful space to be experienced”
21 Apr 2017
“Not really worth it”
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3-11-18 Shimokosaka, Higashiosaka 577-0803, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 6-6726-3860
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Although I could view photos of this museum on the internet, I decided to go to experience it. Like enjoying a piece of sculpture, you have to experience the space by walking around/in it. This non-evasive glass and concrete structure designed by Tadao Ando provides...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

The giant bookshelf is beautiful and we loved the architecture. But other than that it's not worth going out of your way to get here and pay 5 dollars entry. You can't touch anything or take photos and it's very small. We respect this, but...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2012

How to insert a memorial and museum honoring the life and career of a prolific modern author into a densely populated suburban Osaka neighborhood without overwhelming the site or the neighborhood? The architect, Tadao Ando, has succeeded quite nicely here. His signature glass and concrete...More

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