Naoshima Naoshima


An island dedicated to art, located on the Seto Inland Sea. Artworks are scattered all across this island, including “Yayoi Kusama’s Pumpkin”, the symbol of the island, and the island size lends itself to being explored in one day. This is an ideal destination if you are in the mood for art.

  • Address

    Naoshima-cho, Kagawa, Kagawa

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  • Entry fee


  • Opening Hours


  • Closed


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  • Best Season

    All year

  • Point

    “Umi no Eki (Sea Station) Naoshima”, which is situated right by Naoshima Port is designed by the world-famous Japanese architect, Tadao Ando. Rental bicycles are the ideal means of transportation for those who are planning to take on a tour of art museums concentrated in four areas on the southern part of the island.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    【Okayama Route】
    Approximately a 12-minute walk from the “Uno Station” on the JR Uno Line to “Uno Port”.
    Approximately 20-minutes from “Uno Port” to “Naoshima Miyaura Port”via ferry.

    【Kagawa Route】
    Approximately a 5 minute-walk from the “Takamatsu Station” on the JR Yosan Line (Seto-Ohashi Line) to “Takamatsu Port”.
    Approximately a 50-minute ferry ride from Takamatsu Port to “Naoshima/Miyaura Port”.

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