Kyoto International Manga Museum

Travel Guide - Kyoto International Manga Museum

Information

Kyoto International Manga Museum is the Japan's first museum dedicated to the world of Manga comics.
The museum, opened in 2006, is a public-private partnership of Kyoto Seika University and Kyoto City and uses renovated buildings of the former Tatsuike elementary school that was founded in 1929 and closed in 1995..

The museum holds a collection of more than 300,000 Mangas and magazines, including not only Japanese titles but also foreign ones.
A permanent exhibition of about 50,000 Manga books are open to the public and can be read in the museum any time.

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 18:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

Closed

  • Wednesdays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Access / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Karasumaoike Station on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K08) or Tozai Line (T13)

Address / Location

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KYOTO CMEX (EN) @kyotocmex_en - 2021-08-16
[Kyoto Content Related Information] The online exhibition 'Manga Pandemic Web Exhibition 2021' will be held on Sept… https://t.co/1IlXKW7hLS
KYOTO CMEX (EN) @kyotocmex_en - 2021-08-15
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