It is an eccentric architecture with three tower-shaped houses (so called Tudor architectural style) and the beauty of stained glass at the top of the entrance is exceptional.
Inside of the building, there are variety of things including masterpieces by Rodin, a father of modern sculpture, and Bourdelle and unique wood carvings and primitive arts by the Makonde, an ethnic group in east Africa.
On the wall, there are prints by Rembrandt, a maestro in baroque, Durer, a German representative painter of Renaissance, Hogers, a British caricaturist in eighteenth century and so on.
On the second floor, Buddha such as Gandhara, a root of Japanese Buddhist statues and Bodhisattva statues are solemnly displayed.
It is an artistic building with sculpture, print and Buddhist statue.
|Address||2-20-7 Kitano-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe-shi 6500002|
|Opening hours||April – September 9:30am -6 pmOctober-March 9:30am-5pm|
|Regular holiday||open year round|