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Tokyo National Museum東京国立博物館

Museum / Science Museum

This is a national museum located within Ueno-onshi-koen Park that was established in 1872. Five buildings including the main building serve as exhibit halls, although it has several other facilities such as archives. With an enormous number of collections, it has accumulated over 116,000 items of Oriental art and ancient relics, mostly from Japan. A great number of National Treasures and Important Cultural Properties are also included inside. The museum also holds special exhibitions that run three to five times a year.

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place Tokyo Taitou-ku Uenokouen 13-9
phone 0357778600

Review of Tokyo National Museum The Heiseikan

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/07/25 Very good.
I thought this was a good place to visit. The exhibits were quite interesting and we easily idled away a few hours. It gave a good insight into some aspects of Japanese history. Recommended.
Reviewed:2018/02/25 Pleasant surprise
We didn’t even know this was part of the admission fee for the Tokyo National Museum. After visiting the main museum, we walked around and explored the other two remaining buildings. They didn’t stop...
Reviewed:2017/11/30 Just make sure that this is not a special day,,,,
the problem is... if the exhibit is popular and if you come on a "wrong day" you will WAIT as a lot of people would like to see the same exhibit..... but, exhibits are worthy waiting for,.....

Details

Address

Tokyo Taitou-ku Uenokouen 13-9 [map]

Phone

0357778600

Hours
9:30-17:00
※ Friday/Saturday until 21:00
※ Apr.-Sep. Sunday/Public holiday until 18:00
※ admission is up to 30 minutes closing
※ Subject to by period change
Closed
Monday(The next week day if it falls on a public holiday)
Fees
[Admission fee] General 620 (520) yen, university student 410 (310) yen
※ () is the 20 people and above's Fees for groups.
Parking Lot
Not available
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MASTER, JCB)
Note
[Hello dial] 03-5777-8600

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