Opening Hours

9:30 - 17:30 (Saturday:9:30 - 19:30)

  • ※ Entry is permitted until 30 minutes before closing

Days closed

When a national holiday or its substitute falls on a Monday, the Museum is OPEN. and is closed on the following day.
See the annual calendar for more information.

Annual Calendar

Mon Tue Wed Thr Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
14:00 【江戸東京たてもの園会場開催】特別展「日本のタイル100年―美と用のあゆみ」関連講座  震災復興とタイル
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
  • Closed Closed / The day opening hour is different The day opening hour is different
  • Permanent Exhibition Special Exhibition / Feature Exhibition Feature Exhibition / Thematic Exhibition Thematic Exhibition
  • T Edohaku Traditional Theater Arts / M Museum Talk / P Hands-on Classes / E Edohaku Culture /
  • G Let’s Meet Gibo-chan! / O Other

By clicking (tapping) the “Period” icon, you can view the exhibition name and event name.

Admission fee

Admission fee for Special Exhibition

Check below for admission fees of current special exhibitions.


Admission fee for Permanent Exhibition

  One person Groups (20 people or more)
General 600Yen 480Yen
Over 65 years old 300Yen 240Yen
College Students & Vocational School Students 480Yen 380Yen
Junior high school Students (Not from Tokyo) & High school Students 300Yen 240Yen
Junior high school Students (Go to school or live in Tokyo), Primary School Students & Preschool Children Free Free
  • ※ Students are asked to show their student IDs. People aged 65 or over are asked to show ID/document that proves their age.
  • Please purchase admission tickets at the ticket counter on the 1st or 3rd floors.
  • ※ The 3rd floor ticket counter is open until 5 pm. To purchase tickets after 5 pm on late opening days, please use the 1st floor general information and ticket counter.


  • 6F

Permanent Exhibition Volunteer Guide

Permanent Exhibition Volunteer Guide service will be out of operation for the time being.

①Guides will wear masks.(also face shields accordingly)

②Guiding time is about 15 minutes.
※Guide tour will not be conducted for the time being whereas guides can offer you abstract of the museum at the Permanent Exhibition entrance.

③Due to limited number of guides, language request may not be always accepted.
※Please use audio guide service instead.

④Maximum number of guests per group is 4.

⑤No reservations accepted for the time being.

  • 6F

Permanent Exhibition Audio Guide Rental

9:30–17:00(Until 19:00 on Saturdays)
Visitors can listen to an explanation of the permanent exhibition using a headphone receiver.
A refundable deposit will be required. (Audio guides are available in Japanese, English, Chinese(Simplified), Chinese(Traditional), Korean, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Thai, Portuguese and Malay.)

※Rental location:6th-floor Audio Guide Rental Counter. (return to 5th-floor Audio Guide Return Counter)
※Security deposit ¥1,000. The deposit will be refunded.

  • 1F
  • 6F

Wheelchair Service

Rental location: First-floor Information counter, 6th-floor Permanent Exhibition Area Entrance

  • 1F
  • 6F

Baby Strollers

Baby Strollers may be rented free of charge on the 1st and 6th floors.

  • 1F
  • 5F

Nursing Room

The room is equipped with baby bed. Please feel free to use it.
(The baby bed is on the 1st floor only.)

  • 1F
  • 7F

Coin Lockers

(free; deposit a ¥100 coin, which is returned after use)
The coin lockers are 40 cm high, 35 cm wide and 43 cm deep.
Large bags can be deposited at the information counter on the 1st floor.

Requests from the Museum

  • Long umbrellas cannot be taken into the exhibition areas. Please leave umbrellas at the umbrella stand.
  • Large baggage cannot be taken into the exhibition areas. Please leave it in the coin-return lockers or at the information counter on the 1st floor.
  • Running and frolicking on or near escalator or stairs or in the exhibition areas are prohibited because it is dangerous and bothersome to other visitors.
  • Eating and drinking (including candy, gum and soft drinks) in the exhibition areas are prohibited. Please use the lounges on the 3rd floor.
  • In case of emergency, follow the instructions of the staff and emergency broadcasts.


Library (7F)

Museum Shop (1F)

  Opening hours
1F 9:30 – 17:30
(Saturday: 9:30 – 19:30)

Restaurant & Cafe (1F)

  Opening hours
Restaurant : Middle East Restaurant & Cafe Edohaku Desert 10:30 – 18:00
(Saturday: 10:30 – 19:00)
Last orders: 30 minutes before closing
Cafe : Cake & Coffee Cerise 10:30 – 17:30
Last orders: 17:00

Ticket Counter (1F, 3F)

  Opening hours
1F 9:30 – 17:00
(Saturday:9:30 – 19:00)
3F 9:30 – 17:00