[Hours] 9:30 AM–5:30 PM (admission until 5:00 PM)
[Closed] Mon. (open on holiday Mon. and closed on the following days), during installation periods and New Year holidays
From JR Kanazawa Station East Gate Bus Terminal,
HOKUTETSU Local-line Bus (Local Bus)
At Bus Stop 3, take Route 18 (12-minute ride), get off at“ Hirosaka, 21st Century Museum” and walk 7 minutes.
At Bus Stop 7, take any Route (11-minute ride), get off at“ Hirosaka, 21st Century Museum” and walk 9 minutes.
At Bus Stop 6, take buses except bound for “ Yanagibashi” (12-minute ride), get off at“ Dewamachi” and walk 7 minutes.
KANAZAWA LOOP BUS
At Bus Stop 6, take Right Loop buses (18-minute ride), get off at“ Hirosaka, 21st Century Museum” and walk 7 minutes.
At Bus Stop 6, take Left Loop buses (20-minute ride), get off at“ Hirosaka, 21st Century Museum” and walk 7 minutes.
See here for information on the Hokutetsu Bus.
*Bus services limited to weekends and holidays.
At Bus Stop 5, take buses (20-minute ride), get off at“ Kanazawa 21-Seiki Bijutsukan / Kenrokuen (Mayumizaka-guchi)” and walk 7 minutes.
About 2.5 miles or 4 kilometers, normally ten- to fifteen-minute ride from JR Kanazawa Station East Gate.
Visiting by car:
Twenty- to thirty-minute drive from the Kanazawa-nishi IC or Morimoto IC on the Hokuriku Expressway. Use the 250-car free parking lots shared by the nearby cultural facilities.
There are three parking lots, in the order of proximity to the National Crafts Museum:
Parking Lot 3 (70 cars, Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of History): one-minute walk
Parking Lot 2 (60 cars, Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art): three-minute walk
Parking Lot 1 (128 cars, Noh Theater): four-minute walk
The parking lots are shared by the cultural facilities around the Kenrokuen Garden—Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art, Ishikawa Red Brick Museum, Ishikawa Prefectural Noh Theater and the Museum of Traditional Arts & Crafts of Ishikawa.
Rental bicycles available nearby.
3-2 Dewamachi, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa 920-0963
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