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하코네 베네치아 유리 박물관(유리의 숲)

by Ryu_C@RakuRakuJP

The Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum is definitely worth visiting again and again

Why is Glass Forest Art Museum worth your visit?

Arrange a two-day, one-night itinerary to go to Hakone. In addition to spending most of the day staying in the hot spring hotel to enjoy the hot spring, of course you will also go outside to visit different attractions.

However, there seem to be many attractions in Hakone. Which one must not be missed?

In fact, there is an art gallery in Hakone that is very worth visiting. It is called the Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum (Hakone ガラスの森 Art Museum), which is definitely suitable for those who love to take pictures. Especially when you share photos on social media, you are sure to get a lot of attention! And the Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum is recommended by almost everyone who has been there. If you haven't been there, you must take a little time to visit!

The Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum is mainly divided into several parts

  1. An outdoor garden as beautiful as a movie scene
  2. Participate in different types of glass making experiences
  3. Enjoy refreshments and a view of the garden in the exquisite coffee shop
  4. Modern Glass Art Exhibition

Features of Hakone Glass Museum

Outdoor Garden "Corridor of Light"

There is a permanent exhibition of artworks in the outdoor garden, which is the very famous "Corridor of Light". The "Corridor of Light" uses more than 160,000 small glass stones, which are arranged in a row to form a glass curtain, which will naturally sparkle when the wind blows.
The "Corridor of Light" is 9 meters high, and it may be the largest glass artwork in Japan.
In the outdoor garden, you can also see the hot spring steam of Owakudani floating, which is very interesting.

If you take pictures in the "Corridor of Light", you will easily take photos that others like.
One of the attractions in Hakone, the Glass Forest Museum
"Corridor of Light" at the Hakone Glass Forest Museum. (Click to enlarge the picture)

summer limited view

In the summer of the Hakone Glass Forest Museum, you can easily find ducklings swimming in the pool in the garden. If you are going with children, the Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum is a very suitable attraction.

The garden view of the Hakone Glass Museum.
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Experience in making glass cups and glass puzzles

Experience time: 10:00 – 16:00
Fee: From ¥1600 (glass pattern) / ¥2000 (glass puzzle)

Hakone attractions, glass making experience at the Glass Forest Museum

Autumn foliage in Glass Forest

Seasonal limited scenery: From late October to mid-November, you can easily see a large area of red leaves in autumn, which is very beautiful!

Autumn scenery at the Hakone Glass Forest Museum.

Winter Christmas limited glass Christmas tree

Limited period: mid-November to December 25
In the unique scenery of Christmas, if you like to take pictures, you can't miss it~

Christmas view of the Hakone Glass Museum.

Cafe – for a quiet and relaxing afternoon

The art gallery also has a coffee room, where you can slowly enjoy a cup of coffee and a meal in a very healing environment. In addition, in addition to enjoying the beautiful garden, there are sometimes live music performances!

More details: Japanese menu,show time

Hakone Attractions, Premium Meals at the Glass Forest Museum

Indoor Modern Glass Art Museum

Or if you are interested in modern art, you may wish to visit the modern exhibition area.

Hakone Attractions, Map of the Glass Forest Museum
Hakone Glass Museum Attractions Map. (Click to enlarge the picture)

More information and pictures: Hakone Glass's Mori Art Museum

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Hakone Glass Forest Museum opening hours and transportation methods

Hakone Glass Museum Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:30
Entrance fee: ¥1800
Access: Take the Hakone Tozan Bus

  1. From Hakone Yumoto Station, take the mountaineering bus line T and get off at Sengoku-Waishi・Hakoneガラスの森前(about 25 minutes, ¥750)
  2. Take Line S/M at Gora Station and get off at Hakone Glass Museum (approximately 18 minutes, ¥420)

Glass Forest Museum ticket discount

If you want to get an extra ticket discount, you can click the discount booking linkBuy Glass Forest Museum Admission Ticket. The feature is that you can get a little more discount, which is a little cheaper than buying tickets on the spot.


There are different art galleries and museums in Hakone, and the Hakone Glass Forest Art Museum is one of them worth taking the time to visit, because you will easily take a lot of beautiful photos and leave good travel memories for you in the future.

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