Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

  1. This Museum engages in comprehensive activities as a special museum of photography including collection, exhibition, preservation, research and popularization.
  2. The Museum offers workshop and other participation projects to support creative activities and provides domestic and foreign photographers as well as other people with cultural or social interchanges to a vast extent.
  3. The Museum assists in creative spirits to challenge the frontier of photographic expressions and offers facilities for the scout of creators of promising future and their activities.
  4. The "Graphic Creation Pavilion" is annexed, where the visitors can experience the exhibition of history of the graphic arts and culture as well as the graphic expressions in the van of the era.


Policy of Collection:
To collect mainly original prints as well as a wide range of materials which are necessary to understand the photographic culture.

1-13-3, Mita, Meguro-ku, Tokyo

Nearby Station:
JR Yamate Line Yebisu; Subway Hibiya Line Yebisu

Admission Fee:

Special Perusal Charge (Print Study Room):
Yen 300 per print (Reservation needed)

Open Hours:
10:00-18:00 (Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday)
10:00-20:00(Thursday and Friday)
Entry admitted until 30 minutes before closing.

Closed on:
Mondays (if Monday is a national holiday, closed on the next day)