Flowers have been a source of artistic inspiration since ancient times, and a special exhibition taking place at the Kagoshima City Museum of Art looks into a variety of works depicting beautiful blooms. Floral-themed pieces from the likes of Claude Monet, Takeji Fujishima, and Goyo Hashiguchi are just some examples of what visitors can expect at the event.
Adult admission to the exhibition is priced at 300 yen.
The Kagoshima City Museum of Art is located around a 10 minute taxi ride from Kagoshima Station, served by the Kagoshima Main Line. Buses are also available from the station to the museum area - take the Kagoshima City View Bus until you reach the stop for the Saigo Takamori Statue, and from there the museum is just a minute away on foot.
For those who plan to drive, there is a small on-site parking lot just for art museum patrons, and an additional lot shared with other nearby museums.
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