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Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo

4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto 135-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5633-5860
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Closed for renovation

Went there but the place was closed for renovation. Could find out when it will open again. So this... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Linkoping, Sweden
Not recommended

I did not like the current exhibitions, anything that. It's more interesting the museum's structure.

Reviewed 17 December 2016
Tokyo, Japan
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4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto 135-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5633-5860
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

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.

3  Thank awnil
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I did not like the current exhibitions, anything that. It's more interesting the museum's structure.

2  Thank SettembreNero
Reviewed 3 October 2016

It might be smaller than those big institutions and what you are expected but we had a wonderful time wondering around and were pleased to have found this place in the middle of no where. Building itself was really beautiful nice and light and so...More

Thank MarkWong007
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The museum itself is really cool but just be aware that all of the descriptions and captions for all of the artwork is only in Japanese. We went and enjoyed it, but since I don't know a whole lot about art I was a bit...More

1  Thank thegiantrmac
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Some interesting Warhol, Hockney and Lichtenstein pieces, however the overall number of pieces was comparatively small. We came especially for the Pixar exhibition, but despite being sold tickets with no warning, we saw the queue lead not just around the entire foyer, but snaking and...More

Thank clockworkcat
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I found this museum disappointing. It is small for a major city MOMA. Given Japan's modern artists unique style I expected a much more interesting exhibition. Instead was a not very interesting story of how Japanese artists abandoned traditional silk painting to embrace and emulate...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Right now there is an AMAZING exhibition on Pixar. If you like the movies definitely go!! What I wish I had known is that the end of the exhibition has lots of short films and beautiful pictures. I spent too much time in the Toy...More

1  Thank Christiana A
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The place is very interesting, the architecture very peculiar, has something very contemporary and something very Japan, very traditional Japan. Exhibitions cool and the area is full of surprises.

Thank Mauricio C
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

For those interested in contemporary art, I would say it is a must to visit this museum. The collection is impressive. The posess 150 works from David Hockney alone. A fee of them where shown in the permanent exibition by my visit. Very interesting overview...More

Thank Atli S
Reviewed 12 April 2016

At the time of our visit, Pixar exhibition was the main attraction, obscuring somewhat the contemporary japanese art...The building is very harmoniously structured, including all outdoor spaces, gardens and water features. The permanent collection is a good introduction to dissenting voices in contemporary art in...More

2  Thank Georgiana A
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