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Ota Memorial Museum of Art, Tokyo

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Art Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
The Ōta Memorial Museum of Art opened in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan in January 1980. It presents rotating exhibitions of Ukiyo-e from Ōta Seizo V's collection of over 12,000 pieces. Plan to visit Ota Memorial Museum of Art and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Tokyo attractions using our Tokyo trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • I visited on a rainy day in November. It's down a back street so if you don't know it's there you'll miss it. I love Ukiyo-e so this was a must see for me. They had a really lovely collection over 3....  more »
  • On the previous day we had run out of time to go the Tokyo National Museum but our visit to the Ota museum more than made up for it. This is a really beautiful and atmospheric place and unlike many....  more »
  • I quite like the museum. It’s small but really informative (in Japanese). Many of works’ description doesn’t have a translation so I think for non-Japanese readers have troubles in understanding the concept of these though.
  • Small museum, I go throguh museums and art slowly and I spent maybe at most 90 minutes here. It's just two levels maybe around 25 art works on each level. Has seating in the middle, English descriptions for most things that have Japanese descriptions but some big pieces of information, for example stuff that labels traditional kimono and it's parts and description is not in English. Has small 100 yen deposit lockers that you can use for free, you get the

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