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Updated: October 5, 2023

The National Art Center, Tokyo 国立新美術館

7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato City, Tokyo

A futuristic art center hosting a variety of artistic expressions

The National Art Center, Tokyo is one of Japan's largest exhibition spaces. Entrance is free, but a ticket may be required for some exhibitions. The National Art Center, Tokyo building was designed by the critically acclaimed architect Kisho Kurokawa.

The National Art Center, Tokyo

The National Art Center, Tokyo


  • Don't miss the ever-changing special exhibitions hosted in the 2,000-square-meter 1E and 2E galleries
  • Check out the diverse Artist Associations’ Exhibitions that take up 10 different galleries and the outdoor exhibition space
  • Be amazed by the futuristic interior and exterior design at the National Art Center, Tokyo

The National Art Center, Tokyo

Directly connected to Nogizaka Station and close to Roppongi Station, the National Art Center, Tokyo has no permanent display. In that sense, it's a novel type of venue that acts as arts center, hosting an ever-changing exhibitions. With its 12 galleries, the National Art Center, Tokyo can hold a variety of exhibitions at the same time, which means that you're bound to find something that appeals to you.

How to Get There

  • Nogizaka StationChiyoda LineExit 6Directly connected


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Opening Hours

  • 10:00-18:00

    *Changes depending on the season and/or time period
    *Varies depending on screening or exhibition schedule
    *Last entry 30 minutes before closing
  • Closing days: TuesdaysNew Year's holidaysIf a scheduled closing falls on a public holiday, the facility will remain open on the holiday and close the next day.



Varies per exhibition or screening

Facility Info

  • RestroomsDining facilitiesSmoking areasWiFi
  • JapaneseEnglish
  • JapaneseEnglish
  • Disabled parkingAutomatic doorsWheelchair rampEscalatorElevatorWheelchair accessible elevatorMulti-purpose toiletOstomate restroomsDiaper changing facilitiesFolding bed for adultsWheelchair loanStroller loanBreast feeding roomAccessible communication formats

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