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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

Jepang.net @jepangnet - 2019-02-20
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The Japan Times @japantimes - 2019-02-20
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The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2019-02-20
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-02-18
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
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Tokyo Daily News @tokyodailynews0 - 2019-02-14
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-02-12
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
さと @sato_kimono - 2019-02-11
Retro Tokyo
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I went to the National Museum of Modern Art Crafts.
It is scheduled to be relocated in 2020😭
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Tokyo Büyükelçiliği @EmbassyTokyo - 2019-02-05
Historical artifacts of Istanbul’s Topkapı Palace Museum are coming to Japan! The magnificent works of art of Topka… https://t.co/kPu5cCiqay
Robert Yellin @RobertYellin - 2019-02-03
The Year of Bizen? Perhaps. A major historical retrospective exhibition that will travel around Japan kicks off in… https://t.co/rmVg8hPRsT
Koala Courses: draw, paint or sew in Hertfordshire @KoalaCourses - 2019-01-30
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John Constable @JohnConstableRA - 2019-01-29
Kiya-machi on a Snowy Evening from 'Snow and Rain' by Eichi Kotozuka (1906 - 1982)
Colour Woodcut on Paper
(The Nat… https://t.co/uHjWj0ZBVH
YOLO JAPAN @yolojapan2016 - 2019-01-28
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Cook_inc. @Cook_inc - 2019-01-23
48 hours in Tokyo 🇯🇵
In the gallery:
• at the National Museum of Modern Art MOMAT
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🗻ハマニャン🐱 @BasementNyanko - 2019-01-18
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-01-15
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo is closed for today. Have a nice one !
Yuri Yoshida @yrysdyr - 2019-01-10
January 9, 2019.
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Japan)
'I Want To Go Somewhere Far Away'… https://t.co/z0gR26TJIh
Yuri Yoshida @yrysdyr - 2019-01-10
January 9, 2019.
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Japan)
'MOMAT Collection'
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SN @snepchan - 2019-01-05
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SN @ 日本 @snepchan - 2019-01-05
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Ichi @norocdeal - 2019-01-02
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蓮猫 Lotuscat @Lotuscat13123 - 2018-12-26
Top 3 Art Exhibitions of 2018
1. Kumagai Morikazu: The Joy of Life ... National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
2. Vela… https://t.co/Fqs6jHNp50
Ahmet Öztürk @Ahmetozturkmahi - 2018-12-22
Kayama Matazo 加山 又造 (1927-2004)
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