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Members Premium Pass

Museum Passport
Adults: 5,000 yen; Students: 3,500 yen (1 year)


Members Premium Pass is suitable for frequent visitors to both regular exhibitions and special exhibitions. Member Premium Pass holders gain unlimited free access to the regular exhibition at four national museums (Tokyo, Kyoto, Nara and Kyushu), 4 tickets to special exhibitions at Tokyo National Museums, as well as discounted admission to special exhibitions at four National Museum (group discount price). "TNM News" subscription is available for an additional fee of 900 yen (Mailed four times / year).

*Available only in Japanese


Benefits Include

Unlimited free access to the regular exhibition at four national museums (Tokyo, Kyoto, Nara and Kyushu),
4 tickets to special exhibitions and 6 tickets to regular exhibitions both at Tokyo National Museums*
 *Tickets are valid one time/person and may be used for multiple viewing of the same exhibition. They may be used by families and friends of the membership holder.
* The student tickets to special exhibitions can be used by only student. Please present a student ID at the ticket booth, when using the ticket.
Discounted admission to special exhibitions at four National Museums (group discount price).


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Ways To Apply

Applying Online (Credit Card or Bank Transfer)

Information based on the Specified Commercial Transactions




Please follow these steps to apply


1 Fill out the Application form


2 Review your order on the confirmation page


3 Send information electronically


4-1 (If paying by credit card)
We will issue a membership card after reviewing your information. (Requires about 2 weeks)
Only Visa and MasterCard are accepted


4-2 (If paying by bank transfer)
We will review the information entered and send a bank transfer form. (Requires about 2 weeks)
Note: The application is not complete until after the payment is complete.

Please use the bank transfer form to make the payment at your nearest post office. (Bank transfer service fee may be charged)

We will issue a membership card after reviewing your information. (Requires about 2 weeks)

For expedited service, please apply directly at the membership counter. The membership will be valid the same day.


Applying at the Membership Counter

Please fill out necessary forms and apply at the counter located at the front gate ticket windows. Membership benefits are applicable the same day.
Windows are open during museum operating hours from 9:30 to 30 minutes prior to the museum closing.


Bank Transfer

Please make your payment by filling out the below information on a bank transfer form.
Students and applicants under 29 y/o are required to mail or fax (03-3821-9680) a copy of their student ID or an official ID indicating age.

Members Premium Pass
Tokyo National Museum Membership
embers Premium Pass (1 year)
Adults: 5,000yen Students: 3,500yen
Members Premium Pass with TNM News Subscription (1 year)
Adults: 5,900yen Students: 4,400yen

(Prices Include Tax)

1. Membership Type(TNM News Subscription, National Museums Members Pass (shared among four national museums), Members Premium Pass, Friends of TNM)
2. Membership Type(Adults or Students)
3. Name
4. Zip Code
5. Address
6. Phone Number
7. Age
8. Gender
9. Email Address, if you wish to receive information from the museum
Bank transfer forms need to be completed individually.
Bank transfer service fee may apply.
Please use clear block prints to fill out the form.
Please make sure all your information is correct before submitting the form.
The tab from the bank transfer form is your receipt. Please keep the receipt until the membership arrives (Requires about 2 weeks).

Membership can only be used by the membership holder.
Membership fee is not refundable.
Membership type cannot be changed. If you would like to join another type of membership, a new application must be submitted.
Membership duration is predetermined and cannot be changed.

We use your information only for membership application purposes. Your information will be stored securely and properly. We do not distribute or give away any individual information without consent. (Excluding when asked by law enforcement.)








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Can I apply for membership at admission?
Yes. Membership can be purchased at the admissions window and is valid the same day.
Do I need anything to apply for membership?
When you purchase Adults Membership, nothing to be required. In the case of purchasing Students Membership, you are required to indicate your student ID at the Membership Counter or upload it for online application.
Is membership application only available at the window?
Applications can also be made online or through bank transfer.
Can I make multiple applications with one bank transfer form?
No. The bank transfer form needs to be completed individually.
Can I view the same special exhibit twice using the Museum Passport?
No. Museum Passport holders receive a one-time free admission to each special exhibit.
I lost my membership card/passport.
We do not re-issue membership and passports. A new application must be made for a new membership card/passport.
How does each membership type differ?
Please refer to the "Individual Membership Scheme Table" for further information. "Individual Membership Scheme Table"(PDF, 52KB)

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Tokyo National Museum, General Affairs Department, Membership Division
13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8712, Japan
TEL: 03-3822-1111 FAX: 03-3821-9680

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