Information

Visitor Guidelines

Special Thematic Exhibition

14 Dynasties and a Region: The History and Culture of the Muslim World: The Collection of the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

TNM 150th Anniversary

Tokyo National Museum’s 150th Anniversary Website

Thematic Exhibition

Buddhist Sculptures from Sensōji Temple

Museum Theater

VR program “KUKAI The origin of Japanese esoteric Buddhism— Means of true wisdom The Sculpture Mandala of To-ji Temple”

Information

Visitor Guidelines

Please follow these guidelines to help keep yourself and other visitors safe.

Special Thematic Exhibition

14 Dynasties and a Region: The History and Culture of the Muslim World: The Collection of the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

July 6, 2021 (Tue)-February 20, 2022 (Sun)

This special thematic exhibition does not limit its scope to a particular nation or region, but instead features Islamic art from all over the world.

TNM 150th Anniversary

Tokyo National Museum’s 150th Anniversary Website

November 15, 2021 (Mon)-March 31, 2023 (Fri)

Thematic Exhibition

Buddhist Sculptures from Sensōji Temple

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 14 September 28, 2021 (Tue)-December 19, 2021 (Sun)

This exhibition features seventeen Buddhist sculptures from Sensōji Temple that have been entrusted to the Tokyo National Museum.

Museum Theater

VR program “KUKAI The origin of Japanese esoteric Buddhism— Means of true wisdom The Sculpture Mandala of To-ji Temple”

TNM & TOPPAN Museum Theater October 13, 2021 (Wed)-December 25, 2021 (Sat)

The Sculpture Mandala of To-ji Temple is the “Prayer Form” created by Kobo Daishi Kukai, to express the ultimate teachings that can’t be put into words. This Mandala enlightenment represented by the To-ji temple auditorium can be fully unlocked through VR.

Open until 17:00
Open until 18:00
Open until 21:00
Shortened Opening Hours
Closed

News

Some web services will not be available from 18:00 on December 12 to 9:00 on December 15, 2021.

The museum will be closed on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 for annual facility maintenance. The Research and Information Center will be closed for two days on Monday, December 13 and Tuesday, December 14, 2021.

Due to equipment maintenance, "ColBase" will not be available from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on December 4, 2021.

Tokyo National Museum’s 150th Anniversary Website is Now Online

The International Relations Section launched social media accounts in English, Chinese, and Korean.

Donations, Gifts
Membership, Campus Members
Museum Shop
TNM & TOPPAN MUSEUM THEATER
NHK World
Google Arts & Culture

TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM

Address

13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan
15 minutes from Ueno Station
TEL.81-(3)-5777-8600
trip advisor. Chosen by Travelers Reviews. Best Museums in Japan 2018

Admissions

Adults: 1,000 yen
University Students: 500 yen
 
Page Top