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Sasebo City Museum Shimanose Art Center

佐世保市博物館島瀬美術センター

Central Sasebo

An art museum located in the central city area of Sasebo.

An art museum next to Shimanose Park in the central city area of Sasebo, planning and holding exhibitions for various genres of excellent art works. As permanent exhibitions, there is the archaeological exhibition room which has the model of Senpuku-ji Cave and the excavated artifacts from the ruins such as "Toryumon" the world's oldest pottery from more than 12,000 years ago.

Address
〒857-0806
6-22 Shimanose-cho, Sasebo, Nagasaki pref.
Phone number
857-0806
Business hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Last admission: 5:30 p.m.)
Holiday
Closed on Tuesdays, Dec.29th - Jan.3rd
Price
Admission free except for special exhibits
Parking
Please use pay parking nearby, or come by public transportation.
Directions
On foot/ Approx. 20 min. from JR Sasebo Station
By car/ Approx. 4 min. from JR Sasebo Station
By bus/ Approx. 5 min from JR Sasebo Station by the bus bound for "Yamine" or "Ohno", get off at "Shimanose-cho".