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Site Policy

This website is maintained and operated by the Yokohama Museum of Art (hereinafter referred to as the “Museum”).
Please read and agree to the terms of use below before browsing and using this website.
In addition, the terms of use of this website are subject to change without prior notice so therefore please regularly check for updated terms.

1. Copyrights

All text, images, and materials contained in this website are designed to allow individual users to view them on the screen through the browser. Any act, such as reproduction in another medium, is prohibited.

The copyrights to the images of art works, illustrations, documents, and materials on this website shall, in principle, belong to the Yokohama Museum of Art, the photographers, and the artists who created the respective works. Use of copyrighted works is prohibited without the permission of the copyright holders and beyond the scope of private use provided for in the Copyright Act.

In addition, provision of such copyrighted works for use by any third party is prohibited without the permission of the copyright holders, regardless of the method of distribution, such as alteration, reproduction, rental, loan, sales, publication, transmission, or broadcast; provided, however, that if individual terms of use are stipulated for each copyrighted work, priority shall be given to the relevant terms of use.

2. Trademarks

All names of the Museum, logos, and names of companies, services and products that are present in this website are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Museum or respective companies and organizations, which may not be used without the permission of the rights holders.

3. Linking to This Site

You may freely link to this website as a general rule, and notification is not required when establishing a link; provided, however, that there may be cases where you may be asked to remove the link depending on the content of your website or the method by which the link is established.

When linking directly to the Museum website, please link to the following URL, and clearly specify that it is a link to the website of the “Yokohama Museum of Art”: “” 

4. Browser Environment

This website is designed to be able to be viewed in a browsing environment that is commonly used at present; however, the layout, etc. on the screen may look different when viewed using some older version browsers. For the best viewing experience of this website, please check the environment of the PC or smartphone that you are using.

Recommended Operating Environment

The following browser settings are recommended:

  • Enable JavaScript
  • Accept cookies
  • Enable style sheet
Recommended Browsing Environment

The following browsers are recommended for viewing this website:

For personal computers:


  • The latest version of Microsoft Edge
  • The latest version of Google Chrome
  • The latest version of Firefox


  • The latest version of Safari

For smartphones:


  • The latest version of Google Chrome


  • The latest version of Safari


* Some content may not be displayed depending on the model of PC or smartphone that you are using.

* The browsing environment may need to be changed as necessary.


To open PDF files, Adobe Reader of Adobe Systems Incorporated is needed.

Please download and use the latest version of Adobe Reader.

5. Notice Regarding SNS / Social Media Buttons, etc.

Some social networking services (SNS) may automatically send user IDs, access sites, and other information to the SNS from websites with SNS buttons / linked icons without the user having to press the button. For more information, please refer to the “SNS User Guide” (website of the Personal Information Protection Commission, Japanese only).

For the privacy policies of other social media services used on this website, please refer to each of their websites individually.

6. Disclaimer

  • The Museum shall not be liable for any problems between the customer and a third party arising from the use of this website.
  • The Museum shall not be liable for any accident involving software, hardware or other damage caused by the use of this website.
  • Please be advised in advance that information, file names, and other content of this website are subject to change without prior notice.
  • The content of third party websites other than those of the Museum that are linked to and from this website is maintained by the administrators of the respective websites, and the Museum shall not be liable for the content and any damage caused by the use thereof. In addition, links from this website to third party websites do not imply any partnership or special relationship between the Museum and the administrators of the linked websites.

7. Inquiries About This Website

Public Relations Team, Yokohama Museum of Art

TEL: +81-(0)45-221-0300 (main) (Open from 10:00 – 18:00, Monday through Friday)

FAX: +81-(0)45-221-0317

Welcome to the renewed Yokohama Museum of Art

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