Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art


Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art

Museum with vast premises covering some 30 hectares. Nature that makes you the feel the season, rooms that match the exhibitions, and the buildings themselves are all worth checking out.

This corporate art museum run by DIC corporation, which manufactures and sells printing inks, is located on the premises of the DIC Central Research Laboratory. The musem has over 1,000 artworks including modern Western pieces by Monet, Picasso and Chagall; works by Rembrandt, who brilliantly showed the subject's state of mind through masterful use of light and shadow; postwar American works; and byobu (Japanese painting on a folding screen).Exhibits change several times a year, and special exhibitions are held as well.Guided tours and various events help visitors further understand the meaning of the works.Nature trails crisscrossing the vast premises let you appreciate seasonal plants and flowers from up close.A 20–30 minute free limousine bus ride from Sakura Station on either the Sobu Main Line or Keisei Line.


  • Address

    Sakado 631, Sakura-shi, Chiba, 285-8505

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  • Nearest Station
    Sakura Station
    ・ JR Sobu Main Line
    ・ JR Narita Line
    South Exit
    20 minutes by bus
    Keisei Sakura Station
    ・Keisei Main Line
    South Exit
    30 minutes by bus

  • Phone Number


    Our staff may only be able to communicate in Japanese.


  • Hours
    Tuesday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    Thursday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    Friday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    Saturday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    Sunday 9:30am - 5:00pm
    *Last admission: 4:30 p.m.
  • Closed
    If the national holiday falls on a Monday, then we are open, and on the following day we will be closed. A New Year’s holiday and temporary closure of during the period of changing items on the exhibit