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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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ARV Syndicate @ArvSyndicate - 2020-08-11
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📍Where? Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
🗓When? On view
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July 31, 2020 - January 3, 2021

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AFP news agency @AFP - 2020-07-31
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Zenkou @Zenkouyoga - 2020-07-31
Sometimes the river is the bridge.
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MY SCRIPT @my_script_ - 2020-07-23
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MuPon @mupon_en - 2020-07-23
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William Andrews @TokyoStages - 2020-07-21
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Zenkou @Zenkouyoga - 2020-07-19
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東アジア絵画研究会 @eastasia2020 - 2020-07-19
Group Show of Contemporary Artists 2020  【East Asian Painting: Possibilities of Transformation of Nihonga】
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東アジア絵画研究会 @eastasia2020 - 2020-07-19
Group Show of Contemporary Artists 2020  【East Asian Painting: Possibilities of Transformation of Nihonga】
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Ian Jackson @ItsIanJackson - 2020-07-18
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堀 あいえ(ashimo) @tarownohoshi - 2020-07-18
Group Show at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum (Contemporary Art Daily) https://t.co/RY4LGc052Y
ArtAsiaPacific @artasiapacific - 2020-07-17
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Justine Emard @JustineEmard - 2020-07-17
From tomorrow the exhibition « Cherish your imagination » will start at the MOT museum of contemporary Art Tokyo wh… https://t.co/z9SvoctUwx
Rui Hosono @RuiHosono - 2020-07-17
Went to Olahur Eliasson’s exhibition “Sometimes the river is the bridge” to Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo.
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The Japan Foundation 国際交流基金 @Japanfoundation - 2020-07-17
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GabriciG @GabriciG - 2020-07-16
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