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Updated: July 26, 2020

Ghibli Museum, Mitaka 三鷹の森ジブリ美術館

1-1-83, Shimorenjaku, Mitaka City, Tokyo

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities around Tokyo may change their operating days or hours. In addition, some events may be canceled or postponed. Please check official facility or event websites for the latest updates and information.

A whimsical museum dedicated to one of Japan's most beloved animators

The key phrase of this museum is 'Let's Lose Our Way, Together.' The mysterious maze-like building makes you feel like you have entered a movie, and features many things to enjoy like exhibition rooms that present new ways of viewing animation, a small movie theater that shows original short films, and more.
There is no set path through the museum, so visitors can have fun while becoming the hero of their own story.

Note:Tickets to the Museum are available by advance reservations only. No reservations or ticket purchases can be made at the Museum.

How to Get There

  • Mitaka StationJR Line15 min on foot


Opening Hours

  • 10:00-18:00

    *Changes depending on the season and/or time period
  • Closing days: TuesdaysNew Year's holidays
    *Note: The facility sometimes closes for long periods of time.
    *Between exhibitions
    *Sometimes closed for maintenance


General admission: 1000 yen

Facility Info

  • RestroomsDining facilitiesNon-smoking areas
  • Disabled parkingWheelchair liftElevatorMulti-purpose toiletOstomate restroomsToilet with handrailsDiaper changing facilitiesBaby chair/high chairWheelchair loanBreast feeding room

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

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