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Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

8-36 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3823-6921
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BALTHUS CATS AND GIRLS

I was there to watch the exhibition of Balthus' works and I was positively surprised by the way... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2014
strafElga
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Massafra, Italy
Nice museum...great place for culture

Museum offers top-notch exhibits with artists from all over the world, to art work with Japanese... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2014
Jetting79
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“local art” (2 reviews)
“ueno park” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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8-36 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3823-6921
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Reviewed 5 May 2014

I was there to watch the exhibition of Balthus' works and I was positively surprised by the way they organized it. The exhibition path was very easy to follow... better if they add some English explanations too!

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Reviewed 1 May 2014 via mobile

Museum offers top-notch exhibits with artists from all over the world, to art work with Japanese influence and more. Current Balthus exhibit is three floors of stunning and intriguing work. Location is an additional bonus to the museum, located in Ueno near parks, boating, the...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2012

Lots of oil paintings, no sculptured art. I am giving this 5/5 because it is beautiful for those who enjoy this sort of art. It is not for me but I recognize the beauty for what it is.

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Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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Samantha Q
is the museum allowing visitors to take photographs of the paintings in special exhibitions or even in their permanent collection? Much thanks, Sam
23 June 2016|
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Response from Makoto Y | Reviewed this property |
They allow visitors to take pictures of some out of their permanent collections.
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Myrna B
Convenient hotels nearby
12 February 2016|
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Response from おいおいk |
ホテルは上野駅にも点在してますが思い切って浅草はどうでしょう。東京都美術館へのアクセスは歩いても行けなくありません。緑豊かな所も通れます。そしてホテル近くで、美術館に行く途中合羽橋など、キッチンツールの店も面白いです。
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