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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


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
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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
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-04-24
【Announcement of Temporary Closure Extension】
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-04-07
【Announcement of Temporary Closure】
In order to prevent further expansion of corona virus infection, the Tokugawa A… https://t.co/r2dL9YmuYL
Aichi Now @AichiNow_en - 2020-03-27
Final chance to see this year's Doll Festival exhibit at the Tokugawa Art Museum 🎎🥰⭐ After a temporary closure peri… https://t.co/BJJkCMfEgA
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-03-26
【Announcement of Re-openingl】
Please check the web page for details.
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-03-21
Announcement of Re-opening
The Tokugawa Art Museum is re-opening, by taking necessary measures to prevent coronavir… https://t.co/Wo6AjFbYnh
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-03-12
【Temporary Closure】
29 Feb (Sat.) - 23 March (Mon.) (For preventing infection by Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19… https://t.co/KPs0Yd8XJC
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-02-28
【Temporary Closure】
29 Feb (Sat.) - 13 March (Fri.) (For preventing infection by Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19… https://t.co/0Jvv76RYqs
Japan Experience @JpExperience - 2020-02-25
🇯🇵 Tokugawa Art Museum in Nagoya is a private museum with a collection of more than 10,000 items and features 9 nat… https://t.co/1h0RKb4pdk
Michelle M @WasabiMichii - 2020-02-22
@AngryAria I just went last December! It was so nice. The food is also super delish 👍 if you like trains, the SC Ma… https://t.co/AjGIJVwyLc
🌸ALL TOUKEN RANBU RELATED🌸 @Tourabu_Blog - 2020-02-11
Fact of the day OwO~

Fact #4

While the blade length of Monoyoshi Sadamune would make it a Tantou,Tokugawa art Mus… https://t.co/nn69VlE0O3


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