Special Exhibition

The 30th Anniversary of the Enthronement Cultural Exchanges of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress: Sharing the Beauty of Japan

This exhibition features artworks connected to the Imperial Family from the collections of the Imperial Household Agency.

Special Exhibition

National Treasures of To-ji Temple; Kukai and the Sculpture Mandala

This comprehensive exhibition will present cultural properties handed down at To-ji, with a focus on the numerous treasured articles associated with Kukai himself. The Lecture Hall of To-ji houses Kukai’s sculpture mandala, a three-dimensional representation of the pantheon of Shingon Buddhism. This exhibition will feature an unprecedented 15 of the mandala’s 21 sculptures, including 11 National Treasures and 4 Important Cultural Properties.

Event

Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum

Come enjoy the fantastic cherry blossoms at Tokyo National Museum! "Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum" is an annual event. There are many artworks featuring cherry blossoms on display in the Japanese Gallery. Come and enjoy the various expressions of cherry blossoms depicted in ancient and modern masterpieces.

Thematic Exhibition

Raphaël Collin and Kuroda Seiki

This Thematic Exhibition is being held to acknowledge recently acquired studies by Collin, which were once owned by Kuroda and have been entrusted to the Museum.

Thematic Exhibition

Conservation and Restoration of the Tokyo National Museum Collection

This exhibition features recently restored objects in order to share the Museum’s conservation activities with the public.

Thematic Exhibition

The World of Esoteric Buddhist Sculpture

This thematic exhibition introduces this unique world of Esoteric Buddhist deities, principally through items from Tokyo National Museum's collection.

Special Exhibition

The 30th Anniversary of the Enthronement Cultural Exchanges of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress: Sharing the Beauty of Japan

Special Exhibition

National Treasures of To-ji Temple; Kukai and the Sculpture Mandala

Event

Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum

Thematic Exhibition

Raphaël Collin and Kuroda Seiki

Thematic Exhibition

Conservation and Restoration of the Tokyo National Museum Collection

Thematic Exhibition

The World of Esoteric Buddhist Sculpture

Honkan Room T4 & T5
Special Exhibition
The 30th Anniversary of the Enthronement Cultural Exchanges of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress: Sharing the Beauty of Japan

The 30th Anniversary of the Enthronement Cultural Exchanges of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress: Sharing the Beauty of Japan

March 5, 2019 (Tue)-April 29, 2019 (Mon)

This exhibition features artworks connected to the Imperial Family from the collections of the Imperial Household Agency.

Special Exhibition
Special Exhibition
National Treasures of To-ji Temple; Kukai and the Sculpture Mandala

UpcomingNational Treasures of To-ji Temple; Kukai and the Sculpture Mandala

Heiseikan Special Exhibition Galleries March 26, 2019 (Tue)-June 2, 2019 (Sun)

This comprehensive exhibition will present cultural properties handed down at To-ji, with a focus on the numerous treasured articles associated with Kukai himself. The Lecture Hall of To-ji houses Kukai’s sculpture mandala, a three-dimensional representation of the pantheon of Shingon Buddhism. This exhibition will feature an unprecedented 15 of the mandala’s 21 sculptures, including 11 National Treasures and 4 Important Cultural Properties.

Event
Event
Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum

Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum

March 12, 2019 (Tue)-April 7, 2019 (Sun)

Come enjoy the fantastic cherry blossoms at Tokyo National Museum! "Cherry Blossom Viewing at the Tokyo National Museum" is an annual event. There are many artworks featuring cherry blossoms on display in the Japanese Gallery. Come and enjoy the various expressions of cherry blossoms depicted in ancient and modern masterpieces.

Thematic Exhibition
Thematic Exhibition
Raphaël Collin and Kuroda Seiki

Raphaël Collin and Kuroda Seiki

Kuroda Memorial Hall Kuroda Memorial Room January 22, 2019 (Tue)-April 14, 2019 (Sun)

This Thematic Exhibition is being held to acknowledge recently acquired studies by Collin, which were once owned by Kuroda and have been entrusted to the Museum.

Thematic Exhibition
Thematic Exhibition
Conservation and Restoration of the Tokyo National Museum Collection

Conservation and Restoration of the Tokyo National Museum Collection

Heiseikan Thematic Exhibition Room March 12, 2019 (Tue)-April 7, 2019 (Sun)

This exhibition features recently restored objects in order to share the Museum’s conservation activities with the public.

Thematic Exhibition
Thematic Exhibition
The World of Esoteric Buddhist Sculpture

The World of Esoteric Buddhist Sculpture

Honkan Room 14 March 19, 2019 (Tue)-June 23, 2019 (Sun)

This thematic exhibition introduces this unique world of Esoteric Buddhist deities, principally through items from Tokyo National Museum's collection.

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TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM

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

Adults: 620 (520) yen,University Students: 410 (310) yen
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