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Exhibitions and Events

Special Exhibition

The Art of ZEN: From Mind to Form

The Art of ZEN: From Mind to Form

Heiseikan   October 18, 2016 (Tue) -November 27, 2016 (Sun)

This exhibition shows treasured objects brought together from the main and branch temples of the Rinzai and Obaku sects of Zen Buddhism in order to examine the history, art, and culture of Zen.
The Hidden Buddha of Rakuyaji Temple, Shiga

The Hidden Buddha of Rakuyaji Temple, Shiga

Honkan Room T5   September 13, 2016 (Tue) -December 11, 2016 (Sun)

This exhibition shows, in one sweep, masterpieces of Heian-period Buddhist sculpture preserved in Rakuyaji Temple.

Regular Exhibition

Museum Garden Opening (Autumn)

Museum Garden Opening (Autumn)

The Garden  October 25, 2016 (Tue) -December 4, 2016 (Sun)

The Museum Garden behind Honkan (main building, Japanese Gallery) will be open to the public during the autumn season.

Scheduled Exhibitions


Details of the schedule during other exhibitions and years can be confirmed here.

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*Last entry 30 minutes before closing

Regular Exhibition is open until 20:00. Kuroda Memorial Hall is open until 17:00.

Open until 17:00
Open until 18:00
Open until 20:00
Special Hours

Tokyo National Museum

13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan
15 minutes from Ueno StationMap


Adults: 620 (520) yen,University Students: 410 (310) yen
* ( ) indicate prices for those in groups of 20 or more.


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