Wakayama Prefectural Museum



1-4-14 Fukiage, Wakayama City 640-8137
〒640-8137 和歌山県和歌山市吹上1-4-14
2-minute walk from the KENCHO-MAE bus stop
South of the Wakayama Castle, across the intersection “Wakayama Prefecture Office (Kencho mae)”
Located on the same site as the Museum of Modern Art Wakayama.
Open Hours
9:30 to 17:00
(last entry is at 16:30)

Closed on Mondays
(When Monday is a National Holiday, Museum opens on Monday and closes the following Tuesday)
December 29-January 3
Closed temporarily (during replacing the Exhibit)
Phone Number
English Menu: ◯ English Staff: ◯

The Wakayama Prefectural Museum introduces the history and culture of Wakayama Prefecture.
You can see exhibits imitating Kumano Kodo and valuable cultural properties that have been handed down to the present.
If you are interested in the history and culture due to visit Wakayama’s shrines and temples, this museum will give you a better understanding.

Adult: ¥280
University Student: ¥170
* Admission fees vary for Special Exhibitions.
* Free for High school students and younger, people older than 65 years, (mentally and physically) disabled people and current overseas student in Wakayama prefecture.
* For more detail about group fee, please see website.