The Ukiyoe artworks created in Osaka
Kamigata Ukiyoe Museum is located in Osaka Dotonbori by Hozenji temple, which has been closely related to kabuki and Ukiyoe.
The internationally-famous Kamigatae
Ukiyoe may seem to have been more popular in Edo (current Tokyo), but Kamigata (current Osaka and Kyoto) has also been a hub of the artworks in the past.
"Kamigatae" (Kamigata Ukiyoe) was owned by Gogh and famous museums like British Museum and California Museum own many of its artworks.
Experience making your own Ukiyoe on the 4th floor!
There are exhibits of Ukiyoe on the 2nd and the 3rd floor, while the 4th floor is a recreation space to experience making Ukiyoe.
Ukiyoe is made through the process of "drawing", "carving", and "printing"; and visitors can experience the "printing" process here at the museum.
The workshop has three levels, consisting of "beginners", "intermediate", and "advanced"!
By using the museum-original printing tool, you can print the Ukiyoe with 3 to 4 colors. You will be able to choose from 4 patterns.
Your original Ukiyoe will reflect your character and will be a perfect experience.
Ukiyoe products available at the museum shop
There is a museum shop on the 1st floor, and visitors can visit the shop without paying for the exhibits.
There are Ukiyoe postcards and towels, items with Ukiyoe designs. The designs range from beautiful designs to cute designs for you to choose the perfect gift.
|Name of the facility||Kamigata Ukiyoe Museum|
|Address||1-6-4 Nanba, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi|
|Nearest station||Namba Station (Midosuji Subway Line, Sennichimae Subway Line, Yotsuhashi Subway Line)/ Osaka Namba Station (Kintetsu Nara Line)/ Namba Station (Nankai Line) Airport Line/ Namba Station (JR Line)|
|Business hours||11:00-18:00 (Final entry at 17:30. The museum shop closes at 19:00.)|
|Regular holiday||Mondays (In case of holidays, the next weekday will be closed)|
|Admission fee||Adults (high school students and above) 500 yen/ Elementary and middle school students 300 yen ※300 yen for those with a disability certificate|