See & DoHakone Art Museums


Hakone is well known throughout Japan as an area with many art museums. The wide collection of museums gives any visitor a choice of wonderful places to learn, feel, and experience the art of Japan and the world.

Hakone Outdoor Museum

Hakone has one of the best collections of museums in all of Japan. There are many different places to choose from, but these are the most popular art museums in the Hakone area. You can experience the Hakone Art Museum, Hakone Outdoor Art Museum, Pola Art Museum, Narukawa Art Museum, Okada Art Museum, Venetian Glass Art Museum, and the Lalique Art Museum.

Views from the Narukawa Museum

All of these museums have a  particular charm and anybody can find something that they may enjoy. There are special exhibits throughout the year. The art museums are also places to relax at cafes and restaurants in these art facilities. There are also many museums that appeal to specific interests, like the Dollhouse museum, Little Prince Museum, or the Okada Oriental Art Museum. The Okada museum has one of the finest collections of Eastern Asian art in the Japan. The newly constructed building is a beautiful display to the traditional forms of asian art and some more contemporary pieces as well.

Lalique Musuem

Okada Museum