- Exhibition & Event Information
* The Hara Museum will be closed for preparation of the upcoming
exhibition which will start from April 19th.
"Nicolas Buffe, The Dream of Polifilo"
April 19 (Saturday) - June 29 (Sunday), 2014
BAROQUE ANIME - The Artistic World of Nicolas Buffe
April 23 (Wednesday), 2014
Venue: Institut francais, Tokyo Espace Images
Junya Oikawa: Polifilo and the Dream of Sound
May 3 (Saturday), 2014
*Please see Exhibition & Event Information for details.
*The general admission fee will be raised to 1,100 yen effective April 1,
2014 to reflect the rise in consumption tax. Admission fees for students
will remain unchanged.
Museum Opening Hours
Opening Hours: Tuesday-Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry until 4:30 pm)
Wednesday until 8:00 pm (last entry until 7:30 pm)
*Museum cafe and shop are also open
during the museum opening hours.
*Please note that we are operating under
energy saving mode in order to cooperate with
the reduction of electric power consumption.
*New LED lighting system is installed in
the museum front garden (supervised by
*Please note that opening days and hours
may change under unexpected circumstances.
Please check our website or call us at
03-3445-0651 for updates.
(as of April, 2014)
5 minutes by taxi or 15 minutes on foot from JR Shinagawa station
(Takanawa Exit); or from the same station, take the No. 96 bus for
Gotanda Station, get off at the first stop (Gotenyama), and walk 3
minutes. Limited parking.
*visit the website of Bureau of Transportation, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
for information on public bus transportation.
http://tobus.jp (in Japanese only)
How to walk to the museum:
Take the Takanawa (West) exit of Shinagawa Station,
go down the stairs, cross the crosswalk towards
the Shinagawa Prince hotel, turn left
(the station is on your back) and
walk towards Gotanda Stataion for about 10 minutes.
You will see Gloria Chapel and Gotenyama Trust City
on your left as you walk the sidewalk which gently
slopes uphill and curves to right. When you reach the
Gotenyama Koban-mae intersection (near the Police box),
cross the crosswalk on your left and
walk towards the residential area for about 200 meters.
You will see the Hara Museum on your left.
*From Haneda Airport, Shinagawa station is about
23 minutes by Keikyu (Keihin Kyuko) Line.
For further details, please visit the websites
of the Haneda Airport.
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Wednesdays until 8:00 pm
*last entry 30 minutes before closing
General 1,100yen Students 700yen [high school & university] or 500yen
[elementary and junior high school]; Free for Museum members &
students through high school every Saturday during school terms. 100 yen
discount per person for groups of 20 or more.
- Hara Museum of Contemporary Art
The Hara Museum was founded as a contemporary art museum for the
introduction of the most cutting-edge culture, covering art, design,
architecture, music and dance. Built in the style of European modernism of
the 1930s (the building was originally designed by Jin Watanabe and
completed in 1938), the museum is a rare example of early Showa architecture.
- The Museum Shop at Hara Museum
The Museum Shop, located within the museum, carries a wide variety of
original goods, design items, and art products, providing the newest
styles that make the enjoyment of art into daily life.
NOTE: access to the museum shop requires museum admission.
- Cafe d'Art at Hara Museum
The Cafe d'Art provides a peaceful respite to the visually satiated
visitor. Here they can enjoy the Cafes original Image Cake and other foods
prepared using fresh, seasonal ingredients. The Cafe d'Art is also
available for garden parties.
NOTE: access to the museum cafe requires museum admission.
11:00-17:00 Last order 16:30 Wednesdays until 20:00 (except when Wednesday
is a national holiday). Last order19:30
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