Japanese Swords Collection: The Beginning of the Sano Art Museum

Sano Art Museum

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Ferroalloy industrialist Ryuichi Sano (1889–1977) began his art collection with swords from the Tokugawa family. His collection later expanded to including painting and calligraphy, Chinese and Korean ceramics, and Buddhist sculptures. Focusing on the museum’s swords, this exhibition traces the origins of this collection of East Asian art through 60 items.



from October 31, 2020 to December 20, 2020


Adults and University Students ¥1100, High School, Junior High and Elementary School Students ¥550

Venue Hours

From 10:00 To 17:00
Closed on Thursdays
Note:Open on a Public Holiday Thursday. Closed during the New Year holidays and in between exhibitions.


Address: 1-43 Nakatamachi, Mishima-shi, Shizuoka 411-0838
Phone: 055-975-7278

6 minute walk from Mishimatamachi Station on the Izuhakone Railway Sunzu line; From the South exit of JR Mishima Station, take the Tokai bus and get off at Sano Art Museum. The venue is 2 minute walk from there.

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