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Campus Members

The Campus Members Program is available to universities with the aim of having students become more familiar with Japanese culture and cultural properties. Students, faculty and staff of member schools are eligible for free admission to the regular exhibition.
In addition, you can participate in museum seminars and museum studies for member schools, and use our facilities at a discounted rate. Please use all means.


Entrance to the museum

The Tokyo National Museum strives to develop various projects to promote students' understanding of Japanese culture and cultural properties. In order to further enrich our projects, we have established the TNM Campus Members system. The membership program aims to provide students, faculty and staff of member schools to various educational opportunities including free admission to the regular exhibition.


1. Students of Member Schools
*Free admission may not be applicable depending on students' status. Please ask your university or call the phone number below to check your eligibility for free admission.
2. Faculty and staff of Member Schools
*Part time faculty may not be eligible in some cases. Please ask your university or call the phone number below to check your eligibility for free admission.


1. Please indicate your campus member status at the ticket window and show your student/faculty and staff ID.
2. Receive admissions ticket and enter from the gate.

List of Member Schools (As of March 1, 2024)

Aoyama Gakuin University
Bunka Fashion College
Bunka Fashion Graduate University
Bunka Gakuen Junior College
Bunka Institute of Language
Bunkyo Gakuin University
Bunkyo University
Chuo Gakuin University
Chuo University Faculty of Letters
Dokkyo University
Gakushuin University
Gakushuin Women's College
Hollywood College of Total Beauty
Hollywood Graduate University
Hosei University
International Christian University
J.F.Oberlin University
Japan Women's University
Japanese Language School Affiliated with Tokyo International University
Jissen Women's Junior College
Jissen Women's Univercity
Joshibi College of Art and Design
Joshibi University of Art and Design
Jumonji University
Kanagawa University
Keio University
Kokugakuin University
Kokugakuin University Hokkaido Junior College
Komazawa University
Kyoritsu Women's Jonior College
Kyoritsu Women's University
Meiji University
Musashino Art University
Nihon Bunka University
Nihon University College of Art
Nippon Sport Science University
Nishogakusha University
Ochanomizu University
Otsuma Women‘s University
Otsuma Women‘s University Junior College Division
Reitaku University
Rikkyo University
Rissho University Faculty of Letters
Ryutsu Keizai University
Seijo University Faculty of Arts and Literature
Seisen University
Showa Women's University
Shukutoku University College of Humanities, College of Business Administration, Intensive Japanese Language Program
Sophia University
Sophia University Junior College Division
Taisho University
Takarazuka University
Tama Art University
The University of Tokyo
Tohoku Fukushi University
Tohoku Fukushi Nursing School
Tokai University
Tokyo College of Music
Tokyo Gakugei University
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo International University
Tokyo Kasei University
Tokyo Kasei University Junior College
Tokyo Kasei Gakuin University
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Tokyo University of Science
Tokyo University of the Arts
Tokyo Women's Christian University
Tokyo Women's Medical University
Tokyo Women's Medical University Nursing School
Tokyo Zokei University
Toyo Institute of Art & Design
Toyo University
Tsuda University
Tsurumi University School of Literature
University of the Sacred Heart,Tokyo
University of Tsukuba
Waseda University
Yokohama National University
Yoneyama Fashion Business College

Benefits to the Campus Members Program (For university faculty and staff)


4-year Universities, 2-year Universities, Vocational Schools

Membership Duration

Starts the day membership payment is received until the end of the fiscal year (March 31st).


Free Admission to Regular Exhibitions
Students, faculty and staff of member schools gain unlimited free access to the regular exhibition for the duration of the membership.
Lectures and Workshops
Members are eligible to attend free "Museum Seminars" on museum studies led by our curators, and other hands-on education related activities for a fee.
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Discount on Facility Use (ie. Large auditorium)
Large auditorium, Heiseikan lounge, and tea rooms can be rented for educational and academic purposes.
Free museum publications
Research publications (The Museum, TNM Handbook) are available to members upon request, free of charge.

Membership Fee

Fees depend on the number of people applying for the membership:

New Membership
Number of Applicants
Annual Fee
Monthly Fee
Less than 1,000
155,000 yen
13,000 yen
1,000 - 2,000
210,000 yen
17,500 yen
2,000 - 5,000
315,000 yen
26,300 yen
5,000 - 10,000
524,000 yen
43,700 yen
More than 10,000
839,000 yen
70,000 yen


Renewed Membership
Number of Applicants
Annual Fee
Less than 1,000
145,000 yen
1,000 - 2,000
189,000 yen
2,000 - 5,000
262,000 yen
5,000 - 10,000
472,000 yen
More than 10,000
734,000 yen

*Number of Applicants = Number of Students + Faculty
*If membership is purchased mid-year, above monthly fee applies until the end of the fiscal year (March 31st).

Application and Inquiry

Tokyo National Museum
Business Development Section, General Affairs Division, Administration Department
Tel.: 03-3822-1111
Fax: 03-3821-9680
Monday - Friday  9:30-17:00