Introducing 5 TrickArt Museums Around Japan!

15 Jan 2020
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TrickArt is a form of entertainment originating in Japan, offering unusual experiences using trompe l’oeil techniques to make art appear to be 3-dimensional. Among the 17 TrickArt museums throughout Japan, this article will introduce 5 places, each with its own size and characteristics!

Tokyo TrickArt Museum

At this museum, enjoy famous works of TrickArt as well as Japanese-style TrickArt based on the themes of old Tokyo, the Edo of about 300 years ago. Feel as if you’ve stepped back in time with works recreating ninjas and passerby wearing kimono. At Odaiba, the base of sightseeing in Japan, have fun at this facility showing TrickArt.

Tokyo TrickArt Museum
Tokyo TrickArt Museum

Basic Information about Tokyo TrickArt Museum

Tel
03-3599-5191
Address
DECKS Tokyo Beach SEASIDE MALL 4F 1-6-1, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Business Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. (The last admission is at 8:30 p.m.)
Admission Fee
Adult (high school students and older) 1,000 yen; Child (Ages 4 to junior high school students) 700 yen
URL
URL (Japanese, English & Traditional Chinese)

Nasu Trick Art Museum

This is the largest TrickArt Park in Japan. There are three museums to explore here. Have fun at the House of TrickArt, experience the mystery of the House of TrickArt Labyrinth?, enjoy the fusion of TrickArt and famous works of the Italian Renaissance at the House of Michelangelo. Watch where these works are created at the production studio on the premises, which is free and open to the public.

Nasu TrickArt Museum
Nasu TrickArt Museum

The Sistine Chapel, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site located inside Vatican City, has been recreated as Trick Art. Enjoy the elegance, refinement and impact of this famous work combined with Trick Art, creating a novel art space.

The Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel

Basic Information about Nasu Trick Art Museum

Tel
0287-62-8388
Address
5760, Takakuko, Nasumachi, Nasu-gun, Tochigi
Business Hours
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
*Winter [Oct.-Mar.] 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Summer [Aug.] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Admission Fees
Admission to 1 museum / Adult (high school students and older) 1,300 yen; Child (Ages 4 to junior high school students) 800 yen
Admission to 2 museums / Adult (high school students and older) 2,100 yen; Child (Ages 4 to junior high school students) 1,400 yen
Admission to 3 museums / Adult (high school students and older) 2,800 yen; Child (Ages 4 to junior high school students) 1,900 yen
URL
URL (Japanese)

Kobe Mysterious Consulate of TrickArt

This is a TrickArt Museum located inside Kobe’s Ijikan, a Western-style residence built for foreign settlers to Japan about 150 years ago. It is a beautiful, historic building that actually serves as a consulate. Divided into 6 corners, this is where visitors can appreciate works of art unique to Kobe.

Kobe Mysterious Consulate of TrickArt
Kobe Mysterious Consulate of TrickArt

Basic Information about Kobe Mysterious Consulate of TrickArt

Tel
0120-888581
Address
2-10-7 Kitanocho, Chuo-ku Kobe City, Hyogo
Business Hours
*Winter [Oct.-Mar.] 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(The last admission is at 4:30 p.m.)
*Summer [Apr.- Sep.] 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
(The last admission is at 5:30 p.m.)
Admission Fees
Adult (junior high school students and older) 800 yen;
Child (elementary school students) 200 yen
URL
URL (Japanese, English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese & Korean)

Atami TrickArt Museum

This TrickArt Museum is attached to Atami Castle, overlooking Sagami Bay. Everyone from children to adults can enjoy many forest and sea animal designs, including the very popular shark and gorilla!

Atami TrickArt Museum
Atami TrickArt Museum

Basic Information about Atami TrickArt Museum

Tel
0557-82-7761
Address
1993 Atami, Atami City, Shizuoka
Business Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Last admission 4:30 p.m.)
Admission Fees
Adult (High school students and older) 900 yen;
Elementary and junior high school students 450 yen;
Child (Ages 4 to 6) 300yen
URL
URL (Japanese, English & Korean)

Huis Ten Bosch Super TrickArt

This is an attraction inside Huis Ten Bosch, a theme park in Kyushu boasting the largest surface area in Japan. Enjoy amazing TrickArt here, such as a room making people look like they’re floating in space and illumination freely using perspective.

Huis Ten Bosch Super Trick Art
Huis Ten Bosch Super Trick Art

Basic Information about Huis Ten Bosch Super Trick Art

Tel
0570-064-110 (General Information Navigation Dial)
Address
Attraction Town 1-1, Huis Ten Bosch, Sasebo City, Nagasaki
Business Hours
9:00 a.m.–9:30 p.m. (Sun.-Thur.);
9:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.)
Admission Fee
Included in the Huis Ten Bosch Passport
*Huis Ten Bosch Passport Fees:
Adults (18 and over) 7,000 yen;
Junior & Senior High School Students 6,000 yen;
Elementary School Students 4,600 yen;
Child (Ages 4 to 6) 3,500 yen;
Consideration (Over age 65, Expectant mothers plus 1 companion, children under 3 accompanied by an adult; pets accompanied by people) 5,000 yen
URL
URL(Japanese)

Every Trick Art Museum has its own special character! We recommend that you try visiting them all and experience the differences of each one!

* Trick Art is a trademark of SD Corporation.
* Trick Art is a trademark of SD Corporation.