Pola Museum of Art, Kanagawa

The Pola Museum of Art is one of the leading art museums in Hakone, where nature and art coexist.
The Pola Museum of Art is an art museum opened in Hakone, Kanagawa prefecture, by Tsuneshi Suzuki who is the 2nd generation of the Poral foundation family in 2002. Western paintings, Japanese paintings, prints, Oriental ceramics, glass crafts, cosmetic tools, etc which was collected over 40 years. Total of about 10,000 items are collected.


In addition, the building of the Pola Museum of Art has various awards including the Architectural Institute of Japan Prize. The building in harmony with nature is beautiful, and its appearance is also one of the highlights.
Also, this museum has a strong commitment to dimming since the opening of the museum, it is said that the lighting of the exhibition room is adjusted to the light of “the twilight in Paris in July” in which Impressionist paintings look beautiful.


There is a walking path where you can take a walk while feeling nature at the Pola Museum of Art. Let’s enjoy nature and art with this trail called “Forest Promenade”.
The total length is 670 m, the stroll time is around 20 minutes. It is the walk way along which you can walk freely. Please enjoy walking in a relaxed mood while feeling beautiful grove, wind sound, birds singing.
The Sculptures are arranged near the walking path in some places. You can walk looking at the art work harmonized with nature.


“CAFÉ TUNE” is the fashionable cafe so the Pola Art Museum.
The interior based on white is refreshing, with high ceilings and walls with glass, You can enjoy a sense of space ther. It is the cafe where you can spend sunning and feeling the seasons of nature.
In addition, the “restaurant array” which you can taste full-scale lunch is also provided.


The Pola Museum of Art is the place recommended for people who are interested in art as well as those who want to enjoy a walk slowly in a beautiful space. Please feel free to visit there.



Name:Pola Museum of Art
Address:1285 Kozukayama, Sengokuhara, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa, 250-0631 Japan
Access:Hakone Tozan Tetsudo-sen Line “Gora-eki” Station (10 minutes by car)
Tel:(+81) 460-84-2111
Price:1,800 yen (Adult)
1,300 yen (College Students or Under)
700 yen (Junior High School Students or Under)
Official site:http://www.polamuseum.or.jp/

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