Kyushu National Museum was opened in 2005 in
Dazaifu-city next to Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine, as
Japan's fourth national museum after Tokyo, Kyoto and
Dazaifu is the place where played important role as an
administrative center and a center for trade with China
and Korea since 1300 years ago, therefore the concept
of the museum is decided "Interpreting the formation of
Japanese culture from the perspective of Asian history".