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The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

Travel Guide - The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

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The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (MOMAT) introduces the history of modern Japanese art by featuring the creations from the Meiji Period (1868 - 1912) onwards.
The museum has a huge collection of 12,000 art works such as paintings, sculptures, prints, calligraphies, plastic arts, etc. Over two hundreds of them are picked up every few months and displayed as a regular exhibition. In addition to the regular exhibition, the museum frequently holds a variety of special exhibitions on an international scale. It is worth checking to see if any special exhibitions are being held.
The admission ticket for MOMAT also gives you free admission to the Crafts Gallery of the museum on the same day (Hold on to the stub).

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 – 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • 10:00 – 20:00 (Fridays) *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

  • 420 yen (General, Adult)
  • 130 yen (Student)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 3 minutes walk from Takebashi Station on the Tokyo Metro Tozai Line (T08)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 3-1, Kitanomarukoen, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

TweetsTweets

【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-19
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Schlopsi @Schlopsi - 2019-08-16
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What an amazing find! Plenty of early animation movies with english subs available to watch… https://t.co/JaO3OnCmDN
マシュー・チョジック @MatthewChozick - 2019-08-15
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Sawari On ▲New EP 'Gamcov' now out▲ @on_sawari - 2019-08-14
[MOMAT Event] 8/24 (Sat) There will be a publishing commemorative event for a poetry book that I designed.

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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-13
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Simon Scott @mrmarches - 2019-08-12
@aflashbak I'm fairly sure we saw this collection of cards in the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-11
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation” is now on view!
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The Nati… https://t.co/QXYWGef9fa
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-10
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation”
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The National Museum of M… https://t.co/R2sl6BgmET
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-05
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-30
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-29
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
TumshiePam @TumshiePam - 2019-07-24
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Tess Ashpool @tess_ashpool - 2019-07-22
@JanelleMonae For traditional Japanese art in a ravishing modern building, check out the Gallery of Horyu-ji Treasu… https://t.co/glQn5zEpZR
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-22
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-16
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
あんあん Anan @ Tokyo @a_meredith - 2019-07-14
@Level20EastGuy Also, Takahata Isao at the National Museum of Modern Art. https://t.co/iuxu1UkMoj
Kris Piotrowski🇯🇵 @krispiotrowski - 2019-07-13
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Kris Piotrowski🏔🇨🇦 @krispiotrowski - 2019-07-13
About to see the Takahata Isao exhibit at National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo. https://t.co/4dQvK099Lv
Hilary Nilufer @hilsilk - 2019-07-09
I have been coming to Rome for 4 summers and the year I finally decide to visit the National Gallery of Modern Art… https://t.co/zioMWUdFsp
JENJEN @rx79jenjen - 2019-07-09
After that, I also saw the exhibition 'Modern Woman: Finnish Women Artists from the Collection of Ateneum, Finnish… https://t.co/5A22wVgGJ9
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-08
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-08
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation”
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The National Museum of M… https://t.co/mKniqS5lwy
yuniara @yuyun_arafah - 2019-07-07
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (MoMAT), The first national art museum in Japan.
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Object Lessons Space @ObjectLessons_ - 2019-07-05
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pochi @konoseka_fan - 2019-07-05
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-05
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation”
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The National Museum of M… https://t.co/9koBmB6xXX
Daniel Thomas MacInnes @GhibliBlog - 2019-07-03
Tokyo’s National Museum of Modern Art has a spectacular exhibition on the career of Isao Takahata, featuring docume… https://t.co/dJbFTVfNGs
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-03
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation”
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The National Museum of M… https://t.co/bsu8717WoN
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-02
“Takahata Isao: A Legend in Japanese Animation”
Period: 2019.7.2 [Tue] – 10.6 [Sun]
Venue: The National Museum of M… https://t.co/GiSXzgiDbR
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-01
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !

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