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Tokugawa Art Museum

Travel Guide - Tokugawa Art Museum


The museum was established in 1935 on the site of the former Tokugawa mansion, Tokugawa-en. Nearly 10,000 heirloom objects of the Tokugawa family, such as written documents of ancient emperors, suits of armor, helmets, swords, rare articles, writings and paintings of distinguished persons are displayed as they were. Among these, 43 pieces of the Genji Monogatari Emaki (Picture Scrolls of the Tale of Genji) are registered as National Treasures. Main gallery holds monthly planned exhibitions.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

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


  • Mondays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,200 yen (General, Adult)
  • 700 yen (Student)
  • 500 yen (Child)
  • Combination ticket with Tokugawa-en Garden: 1,350 yen (General, Adult); 850 (Student); 500 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Ozone Station
  • 15 minutes walk from Ozone Station on the Meitetsu Seto Line
  • 20 minutes walk from Ozone Station on the Nagoya Municipal Subway Meijo Line (M12)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1017, Tokugawacho, Higashi-ku Nagoya-shi, Aichi, 461-0023


Morgan Pitelka @mpitelka - 2021-02-26
And remember that one of the supporters of this incident was Tokugawa Yoshichika, descendent of Ieyasu, peer, and f… https://t.co/ZRVKaUFzD4
Travis Seifman @toranosukev - 2021-02-09
... which would later pass through Tokugawa hands, and become some of the treasures today of the Tokyo National Mus… https://t.co/4N8VGOmoVs
woe bad posts be upon ye @pedro69lmao - 2021-01-27
@glomtales can't believe i can go see him at the Tokugawa Art Museum in Nagoya, Japan
The Gov't of Japan @JapanGov - 2021-01-24
Interested in arts & crafts of the early modern period? The #Tokugawa Art Museum is a must-see for you. More here v… https://t.co/OBHcaxRGWr
japan @japan - 2021-01-24
Interested in arts & crafts of the early modern period? The #Tokugawa Art Museum is a must-see for you. More here v… https://t.co/oVH98n4aCA
内閣府政府広報オンライン @gov_online - 2021-01-14
The Tokugawa Art Museum in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture, houses many works of art bequeathed by the Owari House o… https://t.co/vU8N0WehJK
竜ryu @nct_127 - 2021-01-12
what would you recommend someone does if they visit japan — if you go to nagoya visit nagoya castle, tokugawa art m… https://t.co/Jga3RrkOkl
Luis Felipe Sampaio @LfelipeSampaio - 2020-12-28
@WhitefairyV this kotetsu is from the tokugawa art museum; produced at the request of tokugawa tsunanari from the o… https://t.co/q5HkrHsFra
nona; swordmas time🎄⚔ @yarisexual - 2020-11-30
He was first in the Hon'ami family, then went to the Kuroda and the Tokugawa (Owari branch), and at present, the sw… https://t.co/CIWx2jaQa8
nona; swordmas time🎄⚔ @yarisexual - 2020-11-30
Oh!!! They entered into the Owari branch of the Tokugawa clan together!! They're also both at the Tokugawa Art Muse… https://t.co/ka7qnopDUd
Selene V. @Selene - 2020-10-01
📷 cma-japanese-art: Covered Tea Kettle, Tokugawa Period, Cleveland Museum of Art: Japanese Art Size: Overall: 22.9… https://t.co/cIHHOdN6Xu
𝓢𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓪-𝓢𝓾𝓵𝓮𝓲𝓴𝓪 🌸 Bonten in Japan @DokuganBAKA - 2020-09-17
Spent this morning at the Tokugawa Art Museum ✧*。

Most parts of the museum were closed, but the main route was ava… https://t.co/SiDeYnk2DE
𝓢𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓪-𝓢𝓾𝓵𝓮𝓲𝓴𝓪 🌸 Bonten in Japan @DokuganBAKA - 2020-09-16
Actually I wanted to visit the Tokugawa Art Museum, but I already walked so much and was too exhausted. (´•ω•̥`)

I… https://t.co/QffqMK1xoh
Chris Mackenzie @RaiderDrJones - 2020-09-11
the tokugawa museum in nagoya had cases full of this stuff as part of a larger exhibit on the theme of cute small t… https://t.co/On9wYsahv4
JessinJapan @ItsJessinJapan - 2020-09-04
🌞 July, 2020 - Nagoya’s Tokugawa Family Art Museum Garden in the summer is beautiful. @ Tokugawa Art Museum https://t.co/AnCsugiqWO
Aichi Now @AichiNow_en - 2020-08-25
Special exhibitions continue until September 13 at the Tokugawa Art Museum 🧐🖼️❤️ See gorgeous examples of Japanese… https://t.co/xQJeE7Xl8T
akiopiyopiyo @akiopiyopiyo - 2020-08-25
@DokuganBAKA It was a good place, Tokugawa art museum, in Nagoya.
Anne Louise Avery @AnneLouiseAvery - 2020-08-17
A textual section of the chapter 'Hashihime' from the earliest existing pictorial version of the Tale of Genji 源氏物語… https://t.co/l8L0wFYuSO
strife🍜 @ MITSUWAME @strifesclouds - 2020-08-11
I know I mention it a lot but I genuinely did cry so so so hard seeing mitsutada at the tokugawa art museum and see… https://t.co/QT1RzuuvCT
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-08-07
#Videogamers know #Muramasa: The Demon Blade don't you?

The 'cursed #katana' said to have brought many a misfortun… https://t.co/kUDGcJTYJE
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-18
Exhibits 'Urushi Extraordinaire: Lacquer Masterpieces from the Tokugawa Art Museum Collection' and 'Ghosts, Ghouls,… https://t.co/em7QCaeq4m
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-17
The colorful 'Urushi Extraordinaire:
#Lacquer Masterpieces from the #Tokugawa Art Museum Collection' exhibit at the… https://t.co/LVAhOJm33R
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-11
The Tokugawa Art Museum in #Nagoya tells us there're great #ramen shops in their neighborhood. #Japaneseart and ram… https://t.co/BXTl5Sy9Ih
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-10
A portrait of Daruma (the patriarch of #Zen #Buddhism) by Miyamoto Musashi from The #Tokugawa Art #Museum (#Nagoya)… https://t.co/wMrImVpiHL
Nagoya is not boring @nagoyanotboring - 2020-07-06
Great news, history buffs!
The #Tokugawa Art Museum in #Nagoya, one of the best collections of artifacts from the… https://t.co/rUHXYhDySu
Visit Japan with Kawaii Aichi™ ✈️ @kawaii_aichi - 2020-07-05
You know? Even on rauny days, #Nagoya has a lot of indoor #attractions,
like Flight of Dreams, Osu Shopping Street… https://t.co/P7SsaVONOs
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-04
If you're in the #Nagoya area, you don't want to miss 'The Heart of Prayer:
#Buddhist Art in The Owari #Tokugawa Fa… https://t.co/FqTldTftLj
Japan This! @JapanThis - 2020-06-02
@nosword @jasonrcombs @TasteyFlav It’s a sick castle. The Americans bombed it, which is sad. The Meiji Emperor requ… https://t.co/2OBaXS5anr
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-05-19
【Advance Notice】
The Tokugawa Art Museum will open from Tuesday, June 2.
Please check our website for more details.
Shigenobu Fujioka @nobufujioka - 2020-05-17
Exhibition Notes 2020-2019: Ryokan, the Man and his Calligraphy (The Tokugawa Art Museum) #art #museum #Japan… https://t.co/39VAC4KfMY


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