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National Museum of Ethnology

Travel Guide - National Museum of Ethnology

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National Museum of Ethnology, or also called "Minpaku" as an abbreviation in Japanese, is located inside the Expo '70 Commemorative Park. The museum displays commodities and handicrafts of ethnic groups all over the world. The museum also introduces a language and music of each ethnic group. At the restaurant in the museum, you can enjoy ethnic foods. Folk instruments, folk music CDs, and other ethnic goods are sold at the museum shop.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • Wednesdays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Regular exhibition: 420 yen (General, Adult)
  • Regular exhibition: 250 yen (Student)
  • Regular exhibition: 110 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Bampaku-kinen-koen Station on the Osaka Monorail Main Line or Saito Line (17)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 10-1, Senri Bampakukoen, Suita-shi, Osaka, 565-8511

TweetsTweets

Simon Scharf @francoisduvent - 2019-01-19
And another two visits lined up!

Coming Friday: Geological Museum
6th February: National Museum of Ethnology

Pict… https://t.co/3xzitJhvZA
Simon Scharf @francoisduvent - 2019-01-18
Just got off the phone with the National Museum of Ethnology!

Now sorting out the details for a guided visit ther… https://t.co/pkmGBpWKPn
ビバリオ @VivarioKyoto - 2019-01-13
Catering days are happy days :) @ National Museum of Ethnology, Japan — at National Museum of Ethnology, Japan https://t.co/X552TGKkKF
Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2019-01-11
Located in southern #Taiwan, Tainan is the island's oldest city as well as one of the earliest areas to have contac… https://t.co/vNvMPfJMOe
Asian Ethnology @AsianEthnology - 2019-01-08
An opportunity to watch select Iranian films with Japanese subtitles as part of a collaboration between Iran and Ja… https://t.co/6PtD2tsW7J
Iraninfo_DK @Iraninfo_dk - 2018-12-27
Iran to cooperate with Japan’s National Museum of Ethnology on cinema https://t.co/xRbgrqAV4j’s-national-museum-of-… https://t.co/kIz5b1UkSL
Tehran Times @TehranTimes79 - 2018-12-27
Iran to collaborate with Japan’s National Museum of Ethnology on cinema

https://t.co/QKEQnRbnuu
国立民族学博物館 @MINPAKUofficial - 2018-12-26
【Videotheque new programs】
The following two films with English subtitles are now available for viewing at the Nati… https://t.co/F3usWBQtOo
Hakka Affairs Council @HakkaAffairs - 2018-12-17
The 2018 Taiwan-Japan Forum & International Conference on Hakka Studies was held at the National Museum of Ethnolog… https://t.co/3rhqxaP1z0
National Museum PH @natmuseumph - 2018-12-16
Photos by Maricyn delos Santos/NM WVRMSO and Marites Paz-Tauro and Allan Alvarez/NM Ethnology Division.

©The Natio… https://t.co/OgjGkXK465
Eylem Atakav @eylematakav - 2018-12-13
The #UEA Japan trip continues! Today we were in Osaka at the National Museum of Ethnology for the screening/discuss… https://t.co/Fc5LReopb2
Marc Th. van der Voorn @marcvandervoorn - 2018-12-11
For the exhibition “The voice of clay”, a tribute to Yova Raevska, Koen Koevoets and I co-created a series of table… https://t.co/yRcbe9QX5m
JICA Media @jica_direct_en - 2018-12-10
Check out JICA-Net Library, a free source of educational materials and reports on development. This movie features… https://t.co/EQvZVElbIi
Eylem Atakav @eylematakav - 2018-12-07
As part of the @uniofeastanglia visit, #GrowingUpMarried is going to Japan! The film will be screened at the Nation… https://t.co/bjiN9AcfTy
OYIS @OYIS_ - 2018-12-04
Grade 2 had a field trip to the National Museum of Ethnology, they enjoyed many artefacts in the museum and then ha… https://t.co/d5NGjfC1ki
National Museum PH @natmuseumph - 2018-11-22
Text and Poster by Yohana Frias/NM Ethnology

©The National Museum of the Philippines (2018)
National Museum PH @natmuseumph - 2018-11-10
Photos by Cyril Sabio/NM Ethnology Division

©The National Museum of the Philippines (2018)
Texas News Channel @TexasNewsTSTV - 2018-10-30
@UTAustin’s own Art History Professor David Stuart is working to decipher a 1,500 year old Mayan altar. It’s curren… https://t.co/h3HW8DkIh7
Texas News Channel @TexasNewsTSTV - 2018-10-30
@UTAustin’s own Art History Professor David Stuart is working to decipher a 1,500 year old Mayan altar. It’s curren… https://t.co/h3HW8DkIh7
National Museum PH @natmuseumph - 2018-10-22
Photos by Cyril Sabio/NM Ethnology with contributions from Joey Dangan/NM MSD

©The National Museum of the Philippines (2018)
National Museum PH @natmuseumph - 2018-10-12
#mgm2018 #nationalmuseumph Mobile Forest School Philippines #nationalindigenouspeoplesmonth

Poster by Cy Santos/E… https://t.co/rVg3ozhB8S
Japan Travel Centre @JPTravelCentre - 2018-10-01
Old Japanese graphic designs, National Museum of Ethnology in Osaka.

1. Entry tickets for temples
2. Travel broch… https://t.co/IuucPjy35x
Japan Travel Centre @JPTravelCentre - 2018-10-01
Old Japanese graphic designs, National Museum of Ethnology in Osaka.

1. Entry tickets for temples
2. Travel broch… https://t.co/KqutfxzMKg
1000 @towelket_theory - 2018-09-29
And I went to Minpaku (National Museum of Ethnology) first time! Big Floor, many many artifact is here.
Prof Christian Rathmann, PhD @crathmann - 2018-09-28
7th Meeting of Signed and Spoken Language Linguistics on September 28 - 30, 2018 at National Museum of Ethnology, O… https://t.co/7a611Beei1
Eric Berlinberg @ericberlinberg - 2018-09-24
Took a short domestic flight from Ashgabat to Mary (“mah-re”), on the other side of Turkmenistan. Sites in this sma… https://t.co/qAxIAEJi9p
Ruth Glendinning @GuRuth - 2018-09-18
The discovery, announced at the National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Guatemala City, presents new eviden… https://t.co/BKsgE3h7l0
NewsFlash - Fresh News @NewsflashN - 2018-09-17
Experts: Mayan altar hints at ancient intrigue - https://t.co/oH9QNPiBhA

A nearly 1,500-year-old carved altar from… https://t.co/W5vq7WFPL6
CGTN @CGTNOfficial - 2018-09-14
The National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Guatemala City unveils a 1,500-year-old Mayan altar, which will… https://t.co/8Yo6IREaq5
CGTN @CGTNOfficial - 2018-09-13
The National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Guatemala City unveils a 1,500-year-old Mayan altar, which will… https://t.co/cwZXyVtaV5
India In Osaka @IndianConsOsaka - 2018-09-13
Consul General met Professor Terada and Dr. Kanno on 12th September 2018 at South Asian gallery of National Museum… https://t.co/AQ9BysSXS8
Jane Henderson @LJaneHenderson - 2018-09-13
Correction National Museum of Ethnology Japan. Pest trap results presented in the conservator's fav format. There… https://t.co/8noxv6WVZm

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