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How to say Museum In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
博物館はくぶつかん
Pronunciation: Hakubutsukan
How to Say It Outloud: Ha-ku-bu-tsu-kan
Usage: It is used to refer to a museum in general.
Example Sentence Japanese:昨日、博物館に行きました。
Example Sentence English:I went to the museum yesterday.
KanjiHiragana
美術館びじゅつかん
Pronunciation: Bijutsukan
How to Say It Outloud: Bi-ju-tsu-kan
Usage: It is used to refer to an art museum.
Example Sentence Japanese:美術館にはたくさんの絵画があります。
Example Sentence English:There are many paintings in the art museum.

Dictionary

博物館はくぶつかんCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • museum
Place
  • Hakubutsukan
Wikipedia definition
  • Museum
美術館びじゅつかんCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
  • art museum; art gallery
Place
  • Bijutsukan
Wikipedia definition
  • Art museum
資料館しりょうかん
Noun
  • museum; reference library; archive; record office
Place
  • Shiryoukan
ミュージアムミュージアムCommon word
Noun
  • museum
徴古館ちょうこかん
Noun
  • museum (esp. with collections of old objects)
Place
  • Choukokan
記念館きねんかん
Noun
  • museum (esp. in memory of a person or event); memorial hall
Place
  • Kinenkan
館内かんないCommon word
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • inside a library, museum, cinema, etc.; on the premises
Place
  • Kannai
総合博物館そうごうはくぶつかん
Noun
  • (general) museum
史料館しりょうかん
Noun
  • archives (building); record office; museum
Place
  • Shiryoukan
本館ほんかんCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • main building (as opposed to an annex, outbuilding, etc.)
Noun
  • this library; this museum; this theatre; this hall; this building
京都国立近代美術館きょうとこくりつきんだいびじゅつかん
Noun
  • Kyoto National Museum of Modern Arts; National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
Organization
  • Kyoto National Museum of Modern Arts; National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
Wikipedia definition
  • National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
文学館ぶんがくかん
Noun
  • museum of literature; literary museum
Place
  • Bungakukan
国立博物館こくりつはくぶつかんCommon word
Noun
  • national museum
Place
  • Kokuritsu Museum
博物館資料はくぶつかんしりょう
Noun
  • museum material; museum piece
現代美術館げんだいびじゅつかん
Noun
  • contemporary art museum; museum of contemporary art
Place
  • Gendai Art Museum
物産館ぶっさんかん
Noun
  • produce museum; commercial museum
文化博物館ぶんかはくぶつかん
Noun
  • cultural museum; museum of culture
千葉県立中央博物館ちばけんりつちゅうおうはくぶつかん
Noun
  • Chiba Prefectural Central Museum; Natural History Museum and Institute, Chiba
Organization
  • Chiba Prefectural Central Museum; Natural History Museum and Institute, Chiba
近代美術館きんだいびじゅつかん
Noun
  • modern art museum; museum of modern art
高知県立美術館こうちけんりつびじゅつかん
Noun
  • Museum of Art, Kochi
Organization
  • Museum of Art, Kochi
Wikipedia definition
  • The Museum of Art, Kōchi

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