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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

TweetsTweets

Consulat Japon Montréal 総領事館 @JaponMontreal - 2021-02-25
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Athena Project @AthenaProjArts - 2021-02-20
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Japan Society @japansociety - 2021-02-19
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Ocula @OculaArt - 2021-02-17
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北川都喜子 @Kitagawa_Tokiko - 2021-02-13
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Jan Adams AO PSM ジャン・アダムズ @AusAmbJPN - 2021-02-12
Delighted to meet with Ms Naoe Mogi, Vice Director and the excellent curators at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tok… https://t.co/kOgpQDErBS
La Gazette Drouot – International @Gazette_Inter - 2021-02-12
Shiga Lieko & Takeuchi Kota have won the 2021 Tokyo Contemporary Art Award.

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Hirofumi Motoyama @motoyan2009 - 2021-02-11
visited Yesterday. truly inspiring about Eiko Ishioka: Blood, Sweat, and Tears—A Life of Design | Exhibitions | MUS… https://t.co/N1AD6ajYQf
blauereiter @blauereiter - 2021-02-10
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Tooru Takanashi 高梨 透 @tooru_takanashi - 2021-02-06
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Shunsuke Iwai @shunsukeiwai - 2021-01-30
BLOOD, SWEAT, AND TEARS—A LIFE OF DESIGN: I checked out the retrospective exhibition of Eiko Ishioka titled 'Blood,… https://t.co/GcRpva5BMr
Consulat Japon Montréal 総領事館 @JaponMontreal - 2021-01-28
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【#TCAA】SHIGA Lieko and TAKEUCHI Kota as the winners of 'Tokyo Contemporary Art Award 2021-2023'!
The reasons for t… https://t.co/GxTId0blYp
ArtAsiaPacific @artasiapacific - 2021-01-18
NEWS | The private Hara Museum of Contemporary Art has bid farewell to its three-story space in Tokyo after four de… https://t.co/W52JGFZfXc
Maction Planet @mactionplanet - 2021-01-14
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Maction Planet @mactionplanet - 2021-01-14
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One of my favorite museum in Tokyo.… https://t.co/kmTKx6CvsN
Hugh Mungus Phungus @humongousfungus - 2021-01-11
@spondonicle @JennInJapan @tokyoiteee The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo is one of my favorite places in the Kiyosumi neighborhood.
conceptual_cafe @conceptual_cafe - 2021-01-11
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ShugoArts @ShugoArts - 2021-01-05
[Masato KOBAYASHI]

Masato Kobayashi is participating in the group exhibition titled Garden of Life: Eight Contemp… https://t.co/TfiXuYWPHa
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Canina @caninarosa_ - 2020-12-31
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ITSLIQUID @itsLIQUID - 2020-12-29
STARS: Six Contemporary Artists from Japan to the World
@mori_art_museum, Tokyo
31 July, 2020 – 3 January, 2021

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