Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography





Closed for renovations September 24 2014–end of August 2016

Occupying a four-floor building in one corner of Yebisu Garden Place, this is Tokyo’s premier photography showcase. It boasts a large permanent collection and brings in leading lights of the photography world for regular star-studded shows. The small Images & Technology Gallery in the basement presents a multimedia history of optics, featuring tricks such as morphing, and the occasional media art exhibition.

Tokyo City Guide (Edition 5)



Ebisu Garden Place, 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro-ku

Transport Ebisu Station (Yamanote, Saikyo, Shonan-Shinjuku lines), east exit; (Hibiya line), exit 1

Telephone 03 3280 0099

Open 10am-6pm Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun (last entry 5.30pm); 10am-9pm Thu, Fri (last entry 8.30pm) / closed Mon (Tue if Mon is a holiday)

Admission Free


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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