Two Cats In Japan Have Been Trying To Sneak Into A Museum For Years (30 Pics)

What do you do after you fail? Purr your disappointment away and try harder. Two devoted art lovers have been trying to get into the Hiroshima Onomichi City Museum of Art for YEARS now, but have been consistently kicked out just as they were entering it. Meet Ken Chan and Gosaku, the most persistent feline out there.

Hiroshima Onomichi City Museum of Art spends most of its day refusing cats to get in

Hiroshima Onomichi City Museum of Art spends most of its day refusing cats to get in

There are the two culprits. The black one

There are the two culprits. The black one

And the ginger one

And the ginger one

It all started a couple of years ago when the meowseum debuted a show entitled “Cats — Mitsuaki Iwago Photography Exhibition”

It all started a couple of years ago when the meowseum debuted a show entitled “Cats — Mitsuaki Iwago Photography Exhibition”

Just days after the exhibit opened, an unusual visitor arrived, creating the best publicity for the event you could imagine

Just days after the exhibit opened, an unusual visitor arrived, creating the best publicity for the event you could imagine

The security guard, however, blocked its path at the front door

The security guard, however, blocked its path at the front door

In March of last year, the same black neighbourhood cat returned

In March of last year, the same black neighbourhood cat returned

But this time it brought its ginger friend

But this time it brought its ginger friend

Sadly, the two of them were forced to turn around

Sadly, the two of them were forced to turn around

The two have probably taken residence somewhere nearby the meowseum, because they keep coming back again and again

The two have probably taken residence somewhere nearby the meowseum, because they keep coming back again and again

But while they haven’t yet officially made their way inside

But while they haven’t yet officially made their way inside

At least they sometimes get to take a peek at the good stuff

At least they sometimes get to take a peek at the good stuff

Taking a break from attempting to get in

Taking a break from attempting to get in

The meowseum has even made cool merch dedicated to the furry art lovers

The meowseum has even made cool merch dedicated to the furry art lovers