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Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

Travel Guide - Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

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It is one of the largest modern art museums in Japan with permanent collection galleries, temporary exhibitions, and an art library. The theme of the museum with its approximately 4,000 works has been the development of Japanese at since World War II. It also added artworks by major foreign artists, dozens of which are permanently exhibited as part of the MOT collection. Visitors can see modern art from an international perspective.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 – 18:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • Thursdays and Fridays: 10:00 – 20:00 *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

  • MOT Collection: 500 yen (General, Adult)
  • MOT Collection: 250 - 400 yen (Student)
  • MOT Collection: Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 9 minutes walk from Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station on the Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line (Z11)
  • 13 minutes walk from Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station on the Toei Oedo Line (E14)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 4-1-1, Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0022

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Sustainable Arts Foundation @SustainableArts - 2019-06-19
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ً @bboIuka - 2019-06-18
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Tokyo Tyrone @CharleyBravoJr - 2019-06-16
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Tokyo Tyrone @CharleyBravoJr - 2019-06-16
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Tokyo Arts and Space @tokas_en - 2019-06-14
【Cooperation】Tokyo Contemporary Art Award 2019-2021 winner SHITAMICHI Motoyuki is participating “Who opens up the w… https://t.co/CuRAgKh8QR
ŻAK | BRANICKA @ZakBranicka - 2019-06-12
Agnieszka Polska will be part of an upcoming exhibition @Tokyo Photographic Art Museum to be opened mid-august.

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ŻAK | BRANICKA @ZakBranicka - 2019-06-12
Agnieszka Polska​ will be part of an upcoming exhibition @Tokyo Photographic Art Museum to be opened mid-august.… https://t.co/vbrFQrhTXc
Kristopher Matheson @krismatheson - 2019-06-06
@AlexBoyd Tokyo Photo Museum (not well known around here) Hara Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Nezu Museum - al… https://t.co/0tIqBb7q49
早稲田大学ICC @waseda_icc - 2019-06-05
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TimeOutTokyo @TimeOutTokyo - 2019-06-02
Our picks for the best art museums in Tokyo, from traditional Japanese paintings to Renaissance classics and contem… https://t.co/s5vMFNbvUu
L. Coues @gkrnours - 2019-06-01
@mcclure111 have you heard of the 'palais de Tokyo' which is a contemporary art museum. It was pretty wild when I visited
早稲田大学ICC @waseda_icc - 2019-05-30
【Sign-Up Deadline: June 3 (Mon)】Visit the amazing Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT Museum) with the ICC! Get a… https://t.co/QvF7iMUvdF
Edward Schneider @TimeToCook - 2019-05-29
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Ireland in Japan @IrishEmbJapanEN - 2019-05-29
Exciting! Yuko Hasegawa, Artistic Director, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, will co-curate with Rachel Thomas of… https://t.co/MS5hY6zvqH
おゝしま @akaneko_56 - 2019-05-29
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早稲田大学ICC @waseda_icc - 2019-05-28
The ICC Art Museum Visit is back for the third time!!! This time we are going to visit the Museum of Contemporary A… https://t.co/a2l32f4wa1
Georges Berges @GeorgesBerges - 2019-05-26
The art of Japanese artist Kiichiro Adachi - his work can be found in private and public collections around the wor… https://t.co/wpUG1Q9MP6
International Association of Visual Artists. @iavaarts - 2019-05-26
The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo  is a contemporary art museum in Koto, Tokyo, Japan. The museum is located in … https://t.co/GR0BUwFIBU
Takuma @takuma3_ - 2019-05-26
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Laura McLeod @_LauraMcLeod - 2019-05-23
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Laura McLeod @_LauraMcLeod - 2019-05-23
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The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2019-05-22
'Abstraction: Aspects of Contemporary Art' at The National Museum of Art, Osaka https://t.co/TNXkOics5R
nadine chandrawinata @nadinelist - 2019-05-22
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nadine chandrawinata @nadinelist - 2019-05-22
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