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Ota Memorial Museum of Art

Travel Guide - Ota Memorial Museum of Art

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Ukiyo-e prints and paintings were developed from Japanese popular art at the beginning of the Edo era (1603 – 1868). The museum exhibits over 14,000 pieces of Ukiyo-e woodblock prints collection by Seizo Ota. This collection is representative of all Ukiyo-e periods that feature beautiful colors are preserved well.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:30 – 17:30 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Regular Exhibition: 700 yen (General, Adult)
  • Regular Exhibition: 500 yen (Student)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from JR Harajuku Station
  • 5 minutes walk from Meiji Jingu-mae Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (C03)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-10-10, Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0001

TweetsTweets

TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-08-12
I saw this one myself at the Ota Memorial Museum of #Art in #Tokyo the other day.

What makes this #ukiyoe by Tsuk… https://t.co/DgjG2G7Pch
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-08-11
I made it to the Tsukioka Yoshitoshi -Blood and the Bewitching exhibit in #Tokyo yesterday at last... and I'd say,… https://t.co/q0dtsNB2GQ
TOKYO METROPOLITAN ART MUSEUM @tobikan_en - 2020-07-31
【The UKIYO-E 2020】
*By advance reservation only

▼#UKIYOE Reservation URL
https://t.co/AwPXFp0Ge2

Collections fro… https://t.co/Pa2DTBePet
Mito @Mito82440930 - 2020-07-26
The exhibit where you can see this fabulous Hiroshige piece at the Ota Memorial Museum of Art ends today. https://t.co/cb73R2jZg1
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-25
The #Cat, #Butterfly and Begonias by Suzuki Harunobu is on display at the #Ukiyoe2020 exhibit until Aug 23.
→… https://t.co/ZvuvPKs70c
Arata Alicia Kitamura M.A. @arata_alicia - 2020-07-23
Attended for exhibition of Ukiyoe art with a friend. The show has specifically focus on protection against epidemic… https://t.co/pO9Rrw2BTx
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-19
Cats showing off their impromptu #calligraphy in terakoya temple school. The cat in white #kimono wrote Kinchoro 錦朝… https://t.co/YjdL0N7Sqz
kpop prediction·tea·rumor·facts @kim_taetae_wife - 2020-07-17
Idols favourite place to go on dates
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💌 harajuku Ota Memorial museum… https://t.co/dhfViR9iFV
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-14
An exhibition featuring #ukiyoe works by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi will open on Aug 1 at the Ota Memorial Museum of Art i… https://t.co/a1mUOOgy17
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-13
Another Foxes' Wedding! The foxes' procession can be referred to when there's a sun shower, and this is what this w… https://t.co/XvuWKjiWvS
Spoon & Tamago @Johnny_suputama - 2020-07-11
this, along with several other works relating to overcoming illness and disease, are part of an exhibition at the O… https://t.co/dPnDWrsdVA
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-10
#Hokusai's art manual currently on display at Ota Memorial Museum of Art in Harajuku (-Jul 26). The tweet says the… https://t.co/aWRI0rGzDf
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-10
Here we have the storm god Susanoo making the gods of plague promise never to act maliciously again after bringing… https://t.co/lJXY0GYxuG
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-08
This drawing is from 'Kyosai gadan (Kawanabe Kyosai's thoughts on painting),' an illustrated book by the Edo-Meiji-… https://t.co/S0tExaDtPc
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-06
According to Ota Memorial #Museum of Art, you can view The Great Wave off Kanagawa from #Hokusai's Thirty-six Views… https://t.co/hFekK6ULF0
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-05
The Ota Memorial #Museum of Art in #Harajuku, #Tokyo, specializes in #ukiyoe and has a lot to offer. Some 40 works… https://t.co/3lVD9UH4HR
JENJEN @rx79jenjen - 2020-07-02
This morning, I saw the ukiyo-e exhibition “Collection from Ota Memorial Museum of Art” at the Ota Memorial Museum… https://t.co/37gpnbyhQk
Tokyo Art Beat (EN) @TokyoArtBeat_EN - 2020-06-29
July 1 reopenings: Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yayoi Museum/Takehisa Yumeji Museum, Ota Memorial Museum of Ar… https://t.co/bctU3e74xY
ChristinaLaffin @ChristinaLaffin - 2020-04-27
Cat (stuck inside like many of us) gazing from a Yoshiwara brothel out to Asakusa rice fields and Mount Fuji in an… https://t.co/zVQCOB7Vme
太田記念美術館 @ukiyoeota - 2020-04-07
Considering the current situation of the coronavirus COVID-19 infection, Ota Memorial Museum of Art will be tempora… https://t.co/IuQnLxzZUb
Tokyo Art Beat (EN) @TokyoArtBeat_EN - 2020-04-03
Closings: Art Tower Mito, Itabashi Art Museum
Weekend Closings: Ota Memorial Museum of Art, Fuchu Art Museum, Bunka… https://t.co/NMzipeYEio
dEko_hP @Deko_Hp - 2020-03-24
Ukiyo-e is a genre of Japanese art which flourished from the 17th through 19th centuries.
The Ota Memorial Museum i… https://t.co/eZNC1kbRxj
Journet Thanh-Trâm @JTTram - 2020-03-20
@mystic_cat Spotted another one at Ota Memorial Museum of art! https://t.co/6c9VN94wa9
都市のカルチュラル・ナラティヴ Cultural Narrative of a City @culnarra - 2020-03-15
<CulNarra x Kuchi-E>
Japanese art has many interesting styles for illustrations. One of those is Kuchi-E. Ota Memor… https://t.co/PNgCMyq7yB
Brad Jaeger @bradjaeger - 2020-03-10
@donnyjkimball The Ōta Memorial Museum of Art, since it’s all Ukiyoe.
ChristinaLaffin @ChristinaLaffin - 2020-03-09
🐱 Cats with forked tails, or nekomata, by Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861), posted by the Ota Memorial Museum of Art t… https://t.co/iyveq6q0gc
SARAYA @SarayaWorldwide - 2020-03-03
The Ota Memorial Museum of Art is closed due to the coronavirus but shared this drawing from Tsukioka Yoshitoshi hi… https://t.co/R66khLlOxQ
JENJEN @rx79jenjen - 2020-02-29
I saw the exhibition 'Kaburaki Kiyokata and Hirezaki Eiho – Illustrations bringing color to modern literature' at t… https://t.co/B2TnfVe6Vd
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2020-02-12
'Kaburaki Kiyokata and Hirezaki Eiho: Illustrations Bringing Color to Modern Literature' at the Ota Memorial Museum… https://t.co/Cqz2tmKkfH
Quinnthulhu @Alkquinn - 2020-02-02
@BiggHungryPhill If you've never been to the Ota Memorial Museum of Art in Harajuku I recommend it. Theres also the… https://t.co/62cuph4QKw
JENJEN @rx79jenjen - 2020-01-18
I saw the exhibition 'Masterpieces of ukiyo-e paintingst' at the Ota Memorial Museum of Art in Harajuku, Tokyo. Man… https://t.co/S6ncLJLEOT
紡ぐ TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture @art_tsumugu - 2020-01-17
Did you know #ukiyoe master Katsushika Hokusai had a daughter? There're only 10 confirmed works by Katsushika Oi ar… https://t.co/jCywDXHW8v

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