In the case severe wind or typhoon alerts have been issued, for the safety of our visitors, the museum may close. For the most up-to-date information, please check the Kyoto National Museum's official Twitter feed (@kyohaku_gallery), where emergency notifications are posted in Japanese and English.
Temporary Museum Closure
In the case of severe wind or typhoon alerts in Kyoto City and its surrounding area, the Kyoto National Museum will temporarily close. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The Kyoto National Museum will resume regular opening hours after safety is confirmed.