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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 - 2018-05-21
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Julia Elena Míguez @tlamatimig - 2018-05-20
#Japanese creator:Kawai Gyokudo Title: Parting Spring(1916) #Nihonga school.The National Museum of Modern Art,Tokyo. https://t.co/Vhs9j7qgiM
Terra Foundation @TerraAmArt - 2018-05-18
Q: What do buildings and mutation have in common? A: Gordon Matta-Clark. See the artist’s first full-scale retrospe… https://t.co/hMqOIDmjsk
Dom Teagle @DominicTeagle - 2018-05-17
A rendering - in book form - of Nakahira's vital and important 1974 installation at the National Museum of Modern… https://t.co/DRIbWZOrkf
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2018-05-14
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Make Art Great Again @TrumpArtHistory - 2018-04-27
I absolutely have Dragon Energy in all artwork I own. Just like my friend @kanyewest

Kannon Bodhisattva Riding th… https://t.co/wptSNCMELV
Beka & Lemoine @bekalemoine - 2018-04-26
Tonight! @bekalemoine in conversation with @kenjirohosaka, curator at The National Museum of Modern Art of Tokyo, +… https://t.co/3v4WiHQ9b6
Guillaume Bottazzi @GuillaumeBottaz - 2018-04-23
Yokoyama Taikan : April 13 - May 27, 2018
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
#Tokyo #art #Japan #Japon… https://t.co/7YZh2WuTtp
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2018-04-23
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
claire joines 🐣 @clairejoines - 2018-04-19
excited for a big day of galleries in tokyo! @ met art museum & the national museum of modern art 🤓🎨
カツローサード @katsuretsu51 - 2018-04-15
‘Mt.Fuji Dyed Ultramarine’
by Yokoyama Taikan
@ The National Museum of Modern Art,Tokyo

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EKazu @EKazu3 - 2018-04-12
Tomorrow is the exhibition opening of the 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan, at the National Museum o… https://t.co/3XpqYCdJr2
EKazu @EKazu3 - 2018-04-12
Tomorrow is the exhibition opening of the 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan, at the National Museum o… https://t.co/3XpqYCdJr2
Ellen Hagen @northbird_ellen - 2018-04-11
Incredible glad to see the fantasticly made ‘Twelve Bronze Falcons’ by Hayashi Tadamasa on display at the National… https://t.co/FC2Uz2or1C
Jepang.net @jepangnet - 2018-04-11
The JT is giving away tickets to ‘The 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan’ at The National Museum of Mo… https://t.co/RAbXbfylnl
The Japan Times @japantimes - 2018-04-11
The JT is giving away tickets to ‘The 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan’ at The National Museum of Mo… https://t.co/Ph5Zv18j8H
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2018-04-11
‘The 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan’ at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo… https://t.co/Ya71VoCQLa
【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2018-04-09
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Mirena Papadimitriou @irini_mirena - 2018-04-08
Exploring the amazing collections at Tokyo’s National Museum of Modern Art https://t.co/K1Kyfjymxq
Roxana G @rocks24 - 2018-04-07
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#momat #tokyo… https://t.co/LEwCWRRlqU
Nick Kapur @nick_kapur - 2018-04-04
Amazing collection of high-res Japanese tourism promotion posters from the 1920s and 1930s, from the recent exhibit… https://t.co/TeCZ2BpWZh
TCVB @funvisit_tokyo - 2018-04-04
Over a century of Japan’s art in 13,000 works –paintings, woodblock prints, sculptures, photographs, etc- exhibited… https://t.co/r8MsiAhxcN
amuzen @_amuzen - 2018-04-04
[En] Taikan Yokoyama in a retrospective exhibition
Next month at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo… https://t.co/OvXbIlC9Jl
JAEFF @jaeff_org - 2018-04-03
The National Film Center (NFC) is now independent from the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, and has become the… https://t.co/LLR8CFop5E
Alicia A. Ayala @ayalaaalicia - 2018-03-27
Spent some time indoors checking out the National Museum of Modern Art in Kyoto. #japan #tokyo… https://t.co/fYmoDKO48R
heckin' yeah @C3P4ssion - 2018-03-26
March 25th, 2017. It was a gloomy looking day but we still managed to do a lot. Started off at the Tokyo National M… https://t.co/xoxINBG2F1
Jepang.net @jepangnet - 2018-03-22
The JT is giving away tickets to ‘The 150th Anniversary of the Meiji Period: Making and Designing Meiji Arts and Cr… https://t.co/NNqn85fhae
The Japan Times @japantimes - 2018-03-22
The JT is giving away tickets to ‘The 150th Anniversary of the Meiji Period: Making and Designing Meiji Arts and Cr… https://t.co/EIC7pzRn4h
lost olympos @LostOlympos - 2018-03-22
harue koga - sea - 1929 - the national museum of modern art - tokyo https://t.co/Wkb4RQxlT6
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2018-03-21
‘The 150th Anniversary of the Meiji Period: Making and Designing Meiji Arts and Crafts’ at the National Museum of M… https://t.co/gO59CQU3KP

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