Travelers are voting Kyoto National Museum, Nara National Museum and Umekoji Steam Locomotive Museum as the best of 17 museums in Kyoto. There are 17 museums in Kyoto a city just 41 km from Kyoto and 8 museums in Kyoto Area which is 41 km distant. The most popular of these are Kyoto National Museum in Kyoto and Nara National Museum in Kyoto Area. You can find 132 Museum in the country of Japan and National Museum Of Art is our members favorite Museum in all of Japan. Want more? Check out our map of museums in Kyoto.