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Announcement of Partial Closures of the Museum, March 12 – April 11, 2019

The Collections Galleries will be partially closed from March 12 to 17. And then, the Collections Galleries will be closed and Outdoor Exhibits are open for viewing from March 19 to April 11.
We appreciate your understanding.

*The museum will be closed on Mondays and April 12.

Partial Closures of the Collections Galleries:
From Tuesday, March 12 to Sunday, March 17, 2019

Open Areas:
The Painting galleries (2nd Floor) and the Sculpture and Feature Exhibition galleries (1st Floor) are open for viewing.
The 3rd Floor galleries and other 1st Floor galleries are closed.

Hours:
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Entrance until 4:30 p.m.) from Tuesday to Thursday and Sunday
9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Entrance until 7:30 p.m.) on Friday, Saturday

Admission:
Adult 520 yen (410 yen), University Student 260 yen (210 yen)
  • Fees in parentheses are for groups of 20+
  • Admission is free for high school students and other youths age 0–17, seniors over 70, visitors with disabilities and one caretaker, and for Campus Members. Please show I.D.
Exhibitions on View:
Feature Exhibition Hina Matsuri and Japanese Dolls
Feature Exhibition Qi Baishi: Master of Modern Chinese Painting


Full Closure of the Collections Galleries:
From Tuesday, March 19 to Thursday, April 11, 2019

Open areas:
Museum gardens, outdoor exhibits
The galleries are closed.

Hours:
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Entrance until 4:30 p.m.)

Admission:
Adult 260 yen (210 yen)*
*includes guide booklet to the Kyoto National Museum gardens and outdoor exhibits
*March 20-24, 2019: Adult admission reduced to the special rate of 100 yen.

  • Fees in parentheses are for groups of 20+
  • Admission is free for university students and younger, seniors over 70, visitors with disabilities and one caretaker, and for Campus Members including faculty. Please show I.D. Sorry, but guide booklet is not provided with free admission.
Information on Events:
Ceramics Fair at the Kyoto National Museum, March 21–24, 2019
Special Opening of the Meiji Kotokan Hall, March 21–24, 2019
Tan'an Teahouse Spring Tea Gathering, March 23 and 24, 2019

Updated:March 5, 2019

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