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Updated: April 2, 2018

The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts 東京藝術大学大学美術館

12-8 Ueno Koen Taito-ku Tokyo

An eclectic art museum and supplies store sitting in the heart of Ueno

An art museum with a focus on artistic materials, The University Art Museum near Ueno Park is on the campus of Tokyo University of the Arts. The museum features a collection of around 29,000 works, including many from past students and teachers of the university. The museum also has an on-site café, souvenir shop and and artistic supplies store.

Among the works in the collection, 22 are national treasures or important cultural properties. You can see these when they are exhibited during the Geidai Collection Exhibition, held once or twice a year. Note that there is no permanent exhibition at the musuem and entrance to the facility is not possible when no special exhibition is being held. Make sure to check the online exhibition schedule in advance.

How to Get There

  • Ueno Sta. | Park Exit | 10 mins on foot
    JR Yamanote Line | JR Keihin-Tohoku Line | JR Joban Line | JR Tohoku Line | JR Takasaki Line | Ginza Line | Hibiya Line | Keisei Line
  • Nezu Sta. | Exit 1 | 10 mins on foot
    Chiyoda Line

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Opening Hours

  • 10:00–17:00 Tue–Sun
    Opening hours and exhibtion schedules vary


Discounts available for students

Cash only |

Admission varies by exhibition

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Facility Info

  • Restrooms | Dining facilities |
  • Automatic doors | Wheelchair accessible elevator | Accessible restrooms | Baby changing facilities | Wheelchair loan |

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