Hours & Services

Opening Hours

(until 22:00 on days of events)


Tuesdays, winter holiday season and temporary closed days
The following day if Tuesday is a public holiday


Note that ticket purchases or advance reservations are necessary for some performances and film screenings

Ticket sales

Tickets can be purchased/reserved at the Ticket Information Counter, by phone, or online. Please visit the Yamaguchi City Foundation for Cultural Promotion website for more information.
Special discounts are offered for certain events. (For more information please inquire or check the respective event\'s entry on this website.) Eligible for discounts are the following persons.

  • Seniors (age 65 and above)
  • Disabled people + 1 care person

When making reservations at the ticket desk, please present a document that indicates your age, or a physical disability certificate. If you have made your reservation online or by phone, please bring the according document on the day of the event.


For detailed information please see the Access page.


Parking space available for 157 cars (admission free)


Nursery Service

YCAM visitors/users can make use of the child care service offered at the Kids’ Space.

During regular opening hours

Please inquire to the YCAM Ticket Information Counter.

  • Ages: 1 and above
  • Hours 13:00-17:00 (service available for 2 hours at a time)
  • Fees: JPY 200 per child / 30 min.

* Users will be served on a rotating basis when capacity is reached.
The nursery service is not available on days the library is closed.

During events

Please make your reservation at the ticket information desk or by phone at least one week prior to the respective event.

  • Service period: 30 min. before the start until 30 after the end of each event
  • Ages: 6 months and above
  • Fees: JPY 700 per child, JPY 500 for each additional child

* Please inquire beforehand for availability as the service is unavailable for some events.

  • Wheelchairs

    Studio A and Studio C are equipped with wheelchair areas. Also available are seats with private care/guidance by YCAM staff. Please inquire beforehand for availability.

  • Hearing Aid Service

    A hearing aid rental service is offered for hearing-impaired visitors at Studios A, B and C. Please contact a staff member on the day of your visit.

  • Multipurpose Toilets

    Visitors in wheelchairs and ostomates are free to use the multipurpose toilets at Studio A and two other locations in the Center.


Please contact us at the address below if you have any comments, requests, or questions.

Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media [YCAM]
7-7 Nakazono-cho, Yamaguchi, 7530075 JAPAN
TEL: +81-83-901-2222
FAX: +81-83-901-2216

You can also use the inquiry form.

Inquiry form