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Sightseeing and landmarks in Ueno

Art museums

Art Museum
“ An art museum specializing in Western art in Ueno Park. In addition to holding many works such as Monet and Rodin, you can't miss the exhibition that has always been a hot topic. It is also a topic that the main building has been registered as a World Cultural Heritage as a component of "Le Corbusier's architectural work-a remarkable contribution to the modern architectural movement-", it is a spot where you can enjoy not only art appreciation but also building appreciation.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art: Interesting thematic and special exhibitions. The building is designed by Japanese modernism architect Kunio Maekawa. The museum shop has various Japanese modern design items.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Ueno Royal Museum was opened in April 1972, when the facilities of the Japan Art Association Museum were completely remodeled. There are no permanent exhibitions, but various planned exhibitions are held introducing different genres of art including retrospectives of Japanese and foreign artists, as well as exhibitions by art and calligraphy groups.”
  • 20 locals recommend

History museums

History Museum
“The Tokyo National Museum (東京国立博物館, Tōkyō Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan) is the oldest and largest of Japan's top-level national museums. The Tokyo National Museum features one of the largest and best collections of art and archeological artifacts in Japan, made up of over 110,000 individual items including nearly a hundred national treasures. At any one time, about 4000 different items from the permanent museum collection are on display. In addition, visiting temporary exhibitions are also held regularly. Good English information and audio guides are available. The Tokyo National Museum is located in Ueno Park about a 5-10 minute walk from Ueno Station.”
  • 48 locals recommend

Libraries

Library
“International Library of Children's Literature, National Diet Library: There is also exhibition about children's books. The building is combined with two different parts built in different era, which is interesting to see. Original building is built in 1906, the additional part was designed by Tadao Ando.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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