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Idemitsu Museum of Arts

Travel Guide - Idemitsu Museum of Arts

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Idemitsu Museum of Arts is located on the 9th floor of Teigeki Building which also houses the Imperial Theater. An exquisite view of the Imperial Palace’s woodland area can be enjoyed from the window.
The museum displays the artworks collected by Sazo Idemitsu, the founder of the major Japanese petroleum company Idemitsu Kosan.
Exhibitions are selected from his large collections such as Zen-ga (Zen paintings) by Zen priest Sengai, hand-painted Ukiyo-e, as well as Japanese and Chinese ceramics, crafts and paintings. The art collections also include Western paintings, such as the works by Georges Rouault and Sam Francis, and they are displayed at featured exhibitions held five to six times every year.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 – 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • 10:00 – 19:00 (Fridays, Admission until 30 minutes before closing)

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • New Year’s holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,000 yen (General, Adult)
  • 700 yen (Student)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Yurakucho Station on the JR lines or Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line (Y18)
  • 5 minutes walk from Hibiya Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (E14), Chiyoda Line (C09), or Toei Mita Line (I08),

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 3-1-1, Marunochi , Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005

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MuPon @mupon_en - 2017-12-03
The second part in the Idemitsu Museum of Arts’ series exploring the origins of Japanese calligraphic art. ¥200 off… https://t.co/9qefyHP6WY
Inoue Haruo @HAL909 - 2017-10-09
'The Art of Edo Rimpa'
Rimpa with Edo aesthetic,
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SORAA @Soraainc - 2017-10-05
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SORAA @Soraainc - 2017-10-05
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LEDinside @LEDinside - 2017-09-29
Soraa announced that Soraa VIVID™ lamps have been installed at the renowned Idemitsu Museum of Arts in Tokyo, Japan. https://t.co/teVD6MAigO
Peter Terence Milne @petermilne - 2017-09-28
Soraa brings out the colour in important artwork at Idemitsu Museum of Arts in Tokyo, Japan. https://t.co/InvIc66vbH
MuPon @mupon_en - 2017-08-30
The art of Zen and esoteric Buddhism at Idemitsu Museum of Arts. ¥200 off with #MuPon. https://t.co/Ea82sH7eyq
Alpha Omega Arts @alphaomegaarts - 2017-07-29
Today's art news: ‘Forms and Expressions of Prayer’ at Tokyo's Idemitsu Museum of Arts https://t.co/JHi2kfWKH5https://t.co/BmjZm9I8pb
Alpha Omega Arts @alphaomegaarts - 2017-07-28
‘Forms and Expressions of Prayer’ at Tokyo's Idemitsu Museum of Arts https://t.co/j8boHZ8cRA
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2017-07-26
‘Forms and Expressions of Prayer: Introduction to Buddhist Art’ at Idemitsu Museum of Arts https://t.co/eCPRbKuWcA
TCVB @funvisit_tokyo - 2017-07-11
Visit the 'Winds of Suiboku-ga' exhibit at the Idemitsu Museum of Arts, open until July 17. https://t.co/BIK4FPEYqbhttps://t.co/A74z2XfVlO
TCVB @funvisit_tokyo - 2017-07-11
Visit the 'Winds of Suiboku-ga' exhibit at the Idemitsu Museum of Arts, open until July 17. https://t.co/BIK4FPnnyDhttps://t.co/7ZuUD2uNYA
MuPon @mupon_en - 2017-07-05
Chinese influence on Japanese ink brush painting at Idemitsu Museum of Arts. ¥200 discounts for up to 2 with #MuPon. https://t.co/392R12oUrC
MuPon @mupon_en - 2017-07-05
The view from Idemitsu Museum of Arts. https://t.co/Yco0hYKXYE
Spatel @Rjrasva - 2017-04-19
There are gods behind the Idemitsu Museum of Arts
SEP 11, 2014
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APPLE POTTERY @APPLEPOTTERY - 2016-10-24
Treasures of Asian and Japanese Ceramics in Idemitsu Museum of arts! https://t.co/rIFmvXjMif https://t.co/gEJItHCae1
ʎɔnʌʞpøʍ @wodkiaki - 2016-10-08
The Grand Sengai Exhibition at Idemitsu Museum of Arts #MuPon https://t.co/2ago1LbNhC
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2016-09-21
'The Grand Sengai Exhibition: Spirit of Zen Assembled' at Idemitsu Museum of Arts https://t.co/ZaQe8nxtjj https://t.co/X8CabCBOBu
MuPon @mupon_en - 2016-08-23
The Idemitsu Museum of Arts celebrates its 50th anniversary with an exhibition of Asian ceramics masterpieces. https://t.co/pzk91Ehwu0
kosuke_naritaart @ida_kosuke - 2016-07-10
“Celebrating the Beauty of Japanese Art III: The Flourishing Talents of Edo Painting
Idemitsu Museum of Arts, Tokyo
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Pin3D @Pin3D - 2016-04-26
A blue and white pot of Yuan Dynasty collected at The Idemitsu Museum of Arts Toyko now. https://t.co/o9oHJJgk9G https://t.co/cPgLNmUDr1
wikipikibot @wikipikibot - 2016-03-31
Idemitsu Museum of Arts
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Kaz とっとと勉強しなきゃ @KazuhiroAida - 2016-03-13
お堀 @ Idemitsu Museum of Arts. https://t.co/hQnn8l3I81
OLED-Design @OLEDDesign - 2015-09-11
Lighting in Idemitsu Museum of Arts #OLEDDesign http://t.co/dFO4gFqNvs
Tokyo Toquio @TokyoToquio - 2015-06-21
#Setagaya #Tokyo Tanomura Chikuden Exhibition | Idemitsu Museum of Arts: Jun 20-Aug 2 http://t.co/pBWuVzWpMh
Shigenobu Fujioka @nobufujioka - 2015-05-05
Exhibition Notes 2015: The Beauty of Asian Art (Idemitsu Museum of Arts) #art #exhibition #Japan #potter http://t.co/qFZzaeDEKh
best offers @bestoffersl - 2015-01-31
Worlds Seen and Imagined : Japanese Screens from the Idemitsu Museum of Arts... http://t.co/Et20NX0gsb http://t.co/9UGUetwBI0
Asia Week New York @AsiaWeekNY - 2015-01-21
Instead of fixating on the linear narrative of famous works, Idemitsu Museum of Arts's 'Monogatari-e Illustrated... http://t.co/QRmCjH5b22
Putra Indonesia @PutraNegara69 - 2015-01-08
‘Monogatari-e Illustrated Narrative Painting: Words and Forms’: It’s been 24 years since the Idemitsu Museum o... http://t.co/YFE8NXeHGZ
ShinraTensei @24tebs - 2015-01-08
It’s been 24 years since the Idemitsu Museum of Arts held its last major exhibition on monogatari-e — illustra... http://t.co/X7lznJ5O7g

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