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Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Koto

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Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo boasts contemporary and post-World War II Japanese art, as well as iconic works by Warhol, Lichtenstein, Rauschenberg, and Hockney. Learn how Japanese artists abandoned traditional silk painting to embrace early 20th century European art. Erected in 1995, the museum building represents a piece of contemporary art in its own right, blending steel, stone, and wood and featuring spacious galleries. The museum hosts frequent temporary exhibits dedicated to subjects like fashion, architecture, design, and animation. The lower level houses a cozy cafe, where you can rest with a hot cup of tea or a snack. See Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo and all Tokyo has to offer by arranging your trip with our Tokyo vacation builder.
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  • If you look at the permanent exhibition is free for students in the special exhibition was unable to take pictures I am able to get a discount art fans think I visit
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  • Close, while I went for the first time. And at the exhibition of my favorite designers. The site also wide day and relax.
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  • Went there but the place was closed for renovation. Could find out when it will open again. So this was a big disapointment. Check if it is open before you go there.  more »
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  • I visited on a rainy weekday for its normal exhibition. It was quite empty and half of it was under maintenance. The works were quite organized though, and there is a small library inside.
  • Have to take either a 2 stop bus or walk 15 minutes from the nearest subway stop. Quite costly for multiple exhibits, but well curated.
  • Went for the Pixar 30 year exhibition, nice facility but it was constant bumping into people. Crowds are huge and I feel with all the tourists, they can have some more foreign speaking workers
  • Love all the museums in Tokyo. Affordable and clean!
  • Amazing building in itself worth a visit. Seems to always have good exhibitions on, went to the current showing about Tokyo and it's future which was very interesting. Two good cafe choices with nice food.

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