The Kyoto University Museum will be hosting a big-ticket exhibit.
The Uffizi Museum is loaning some of its best works for a spring exhibit.
The Florence, Italy, gallery will be sending works by Urbino, "The Birth of Venus," and others.
The Kyoto University Museum also is home to permanent collections of insects, maps, and all manner of goods collected by the world famous university's faculty over the decades.
Kyoto University Museum
Yoshida Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8501
Tel: 075 753 3272
Exhibit Period: January 16 - March 17
Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Last entry: 4:00 p.m.; closed Mondays and Tuesdays)
Fee: 400 yen for adults (those 70 and over free)
Tags Japan Touring Kyoto Cycle Japanese