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The National Art Center, Tokyo, Minato
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Art and architecture enthusiasts should not miss the chance to visit The National Art Center, Tokyo. The center, opened in 2007, is noted for being an empty museum, meaning it doesn’t feature a permanent collection. Admire the imposing modern building, designed by Kisho Kurokawa and boasting a striking wavy glass facade. Step inside to admire the interior of the building, view one of the popular temporary displays, or check out the gift shop, restaurant, and cafe. Make The National Art Center, Tokyo a centerpiece of your Tokyo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Tokyo trip itinerary planner.
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  • 碰上達利展覽所以慕名而去,可惜因爲人太多雖然館方已經實施人潮管制但想慢慢看畫作也有點困難。比較失望的是沒有展出達利出名的畫作,不過展覽周邊商品都很有特色,特別是以達利畫作中要素來製作的襟針。 
  • It is a great place to admire art with all kinds of exhibitions . I got into Dali's special exhibition, which had over a hundred of Dali's artworks. A must see place if you're looking for inspiration. 
  • Elementary school library there are Dalí art so strange were borrowed again and watched. In went to erect intact across the Aoyama Dori, Roppongi 7-Chome is (laughs). Along the way. Here either. Round up and around, turn left at the Midtown went parked nearby. Tokyo Big sight much larger pictures and thought, but it was not. While there are several entrance, cafe or even ago that, like bullet train station or airport? No, the version of Star tours, like felt. ... Sorry for the nitten is also doing. But on a weekday (lol) this is a picture of my knowledge was quite crowded. Not like a Dali Dali's early and then was even displayed many paintings Dali until. It's a smash hit in the United States. I did not know. About an hour and a half, and at around. Speaking of Roppongi 7-Chome, before the defense and pitch black at night. Stores know what ya did not littered with remnants of last night in the city, the only one who should have often been (laughs) begin with morning 10:00 too much say. What about it? Stylish was born. Parking, stylish cafes, fashionable lunch and shop a lot, I was impressed. Anyway is not stinky. Sank on 5-I feel happy I was.
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  • The National Arts Centre Tokyo building is a stunning architectural design by Kisho Kurokawa and is the perfect setting for viewing the constantly changing exhibits at NACT. Wide open spaces, perfect light and calm atmosphere make this place a joy to visit when in Tokyo. It's free to enter the building but you will have to pay for the exhibitions. Highly recommended.
  • This is a beautiful building and area. I have visited on various occasions, the last being to the Issey Miyake design exhibition. He's one of my favorite designers so this was awesome to get to see. The exhibitions are well laid out, there's a cafeteria and gift shop and everyone is super helpful.
  • with 21_21 design sight and mori art museum, this place make the triangle of inspiration in this area. they plan very meaningful exhibitions for every level of visitors. also museum shop is really nice to enjoy and to take cool stuffs to remember tokyo moments.
  • Beautiful building. Horrible exhibition. The 101 nika exhibition is one of the worst ive ever been to.
  • Excellent access by subway via Nogizaka Stn. Beautiful building in a lovely park setting, with universal design and access. Decent cafe. Renoir!!! Now showing until 8/22. Be sure to go if you are a fan of his! Admission is a bit pricey, but so worth it for excellent English signage. Audio guides are also available for ¥550, and they help enhance the experience even more, so splurge on them if you like. Overall, this was the highlight of my 4-day trip to Tokyo & Tsukuba!