Everything from traditional ukiyoe to Taro Okamoto's contemporary art!
This artistic tour takes you around lively Harajuku and trendy Omotesando/Aoyama.
Home to both contemporary and classic museums, let your eyes first be stunned at the beauty of Japanese art, ukiyoe. Next, be drawn to a stylish yet sophisticated museum displaying work of contemporary Japanese artist, Taro Okamoto and other young artists.
Finally, wander through a garden to experience the “wabi・sabi” of Japan, the concept of seeking beauty within simplicity and imperfection. The museum nearby will give you a glimpse of Japan’s popular four-seasons.
This tour promises you a day filled with soaking in past to present culture and finding inspiration in the arts!
・Find out the history of the traditional ukiyoe woodblock prints.
・Admire the world-famous architecture of unique buildings.
・Enjoy Japanese and Eastern ancient art and take a rest in a Japanese garden.
・This lively area is also full of places to shop and eat!
・All the galleries and museums are within walking distance of each other.
・Ota Memorial Museum of Art
・Design Festa Gallery Harajuku
・Okamoto Taro Memorial Museum
・Please come in comfortable clothing, as this tour involves a lot of walking.
The following expenses are not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
-Travel expenses and entrance fees (about JPY 3000)
-Money for food, souvenirs and extra activities not mentioned in the explanation of the tour above.
In front of GAP outside the Omotesando Exit of the JR line, Harajuku Station