The Kamakura cityscape includes a number of buildings designed by artchitects who were active from the Meiji period to the present. How about enjoying a taste of what modern Kamakura has looked like at different points in its history?
Tour these museums reveal the tastes the artists and collectors who founded them to gain some fascinating insights.
Kamakura is described in many literary works, from the classics to contemporary literature. This course introduces our literary heritage on a stroll from Kita-Kamakura to the Kamakura Station area.
There are museums near Kamakura Station, where you can experience traditional Kamakura and enjoy a taste of Kamakura’s traditional culture.
Now, we will introduce you to some museums dedicated to artists who were captivated by Kamakura.
Instead of ancient crafts, here we turn to modern painting. You can easily spend a day immersed in this new world. We recommend getting off the train at JR Kita-Kamakura Station and strolling along the Kamakura Kaido to the Museum of Modern Art