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Updated: October 1, 2019

Hara Museum of Contemporary Art 原美術館

4-7-25 Kita Shinagawa, Shinagawa City, Tokyo

World-renowned modern art in an equally impressive estate

One of Japan's first museums dedicated to modern art spanning the period from the 1950s to the present, the nearly 1,000 works in the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art showcase a variety of prolific artists from around the world. The permanent collection housed in this renovated Bauhaus-style complex, a former residence of business tycoon Kunizo Hara, includes internationally recognized names like Andy Warhol, Yayoi Kusama, Jackson Pollock, an incredible installation by Yoshitomo Nara, and many more.



In addition to the major works in the art collection and rotating exhibitions, the museum also hosts a lively schedule of performance art, music gigs, and lectures that all support the activities of young, up-and-coming talent. When you've had your fill of contemplating the art, stop by the museum's Cafe d'Art. Overlooking the peaceful garden courtyard, the cafe serves a seasonal menu.

How to Get There

  • Shinagawa StationKeikyu LineJR Yamanote LineJR Keihin-Tohoku LineTakanawa Exit15 min on foot

Contact

Opening Hours

  • 11:00-17:00
    TuesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundaysHolidays

    11:00-20:00
    Wednesdays

    *Last entry 30 minutes before closing
  • Closing days: New Year's holidays
    *The transition period between exhibitions
    *Mondays (excluding national holidays)
    *The following weekday when Monday is a national holiday

Price

General admission: 1100 yen

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Facility Info

  • RestroomsDining facilitiesSmoking areasParking
  • JapaneseEnglish
  • Multi-purpose toiletDiaper changing facilities

For updated information on opening hours, closings, prices, and more, please check the official website or ask the facility directly.

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