Benesse Art Site Naoshima


Notice: Reopening and extended temporary closures of the art facilities.

Benesse Art Site Naoshima was temporarily closed to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. Some of the facilities in Naoshima and Inujima will reopen as follows, after working to prevent infection. Other facilities will be closed for extended periods of time. However, all facilities may be temporarily closed again, depending on the future situation.

①From 1st, June, 2020
 Naoshima: Benesse House Museum (open 10:00-17:00)
      *the opening hours will be shortened for the time being.
      *Benesse House(hotel)will be accepting reservations of staying after 1st, June. See detail here.
 Inujima: Inujima Seirensho Art Museum, Inujima "Art House Project", Inujima Life Garden (Open 9:00-16:30)

②From 2nd, June, 2020
 Naoshima: Chichu Art Museum (open 10:00-17:00)/online reservation needed
      Lee Ufan Museum (open 10:00-17:00)
      *the opening hours will be shortened for the time being.

■Temporarily closed facilities (extended)
①closed for the time being
 Naoshima: Art House Project, ANDO MUSEUM, Naoshima Bath "I♥︎湯", Miyanoura Gallery 6
      *The above facilities scattered throughout the village will be temporarily closed for an extended period.

②closed until 30th, June
 Teshima: Teshima Art Museum, Les Archives du Cœur, Teshima Yokoo House, Tom Na H-iu, La forêt des murmures,
      Needle factory, Storm House
      *Teshima will be closed for an extended period of time in June for maintenance scheduled for the winter season.

We will keep you posted on our website about the future opening status.
For more information, please contact with the applicable facilities.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.