The museum designed by the famous architect Kishu Kurokawa and opened in 1988. It houses over 5000 artworks fom both Japanese and international artists, including 1200 that are part of the permanent exhibition. There is also a small café, library, and a museum shop.
Tickets cost ¥300 for adults, ¥200 for university and high school students, and is free for junior high school students and younger.
Middle School students: Free
Elementary School students: Free
- 445 m from Ōsu Kannon Station
- 0.7 km from Fushimi Station
- 0.7 km from Yabachō Station