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Pilgrimage through Minami Yamashiro: Early Buddhist Art of Southern Kyoto

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Pilgrimage through Minami Yamashiro: Early Buddhist Art of Southern Kyoto

Tuesday, April 22 to Sunday, June 15, 2014 Special Exhibition Hall

Located at the basin of Kizu River in southern Kyoto Prefecture, between Nara and Kyoto, Minami Yamashiro is scattered with early temples that convey the tradition of Buddhist faith from the Nara period (710794) on. The Kyoto National Museum has conducted surveys of the Buddhist statues, decorative arts, calligraphy, and paintings from the temples in this area and will hold a special exhibition to introduce the numerous outstanding works of Buddhist art from this quiet mountain village.

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KYOTO NATIONAL MUSEUM closes it from December 16, 2013 to April 21, 2014.

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Masterpieces of Kosan-ji Temple: Commemorating the Restoration of the National Treasure Scrolls of Frolicking Animals and Humans.

Tuesday, October 7 to Monday 24, 2014

Upcoming Exhibition

 

The Collections Exhibit

The Collections Hall is being closed.

Due to the preparation of opening, The Collections Hall is now closed.
The New Collections Hall will open on September 13, 2014.

The Collections Hall

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Various historical stone objects can be seen in the premise of the Kyoto National Museum.

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