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"Zen and the Art of Cultural Exchange" exhibition is now open until 10/8. Please enjoy 50 Zen monks' calligraphy and ink paintings from 13-16 centuries. From 10/9-10/19, closed for exhibition installation of "Momoyama Tea Utensils: A New View".
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6-5-1 Minamiaoyama, Minato 107-0062, Tokyo Prefecture
Akasaka, Roppongi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not only is the small collection of mainly Japanese Art exquisite, what makes this place special is the architecture of the building and the amazing garden. Go around lunch time, have the western style lunch but don't expect quick service and stroll the gardens at...More

Thank MadamJosephine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nezu Museum's bamboo lined entrance welcomes you into a wonderful exhibit of ancient Japanese, Chinese and Korean art. When you're done with the exhibits, go out the back door into their spectacular Japanese garden repleat with sculptures, a lovely tea house and, while we were...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Nezu is a great museum and a stunning garden. I happily spent 1.5 hours walking around the exhibits and then into the garden. Pictures don't do justice to the garden. I would advise going early to avoid the crowds and enjoy the zen of...More

Thank Kenchenko8
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Museum in central Tokyo, but I couldn't say once in there. The gardens are beautiful and peaceful. Like an oasis in the city.

Thank Mélanie D
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Quiet museum. Simple in the layout but still stunning. The garden is my favorite. I could spend hours there.

1  Thank Indigo_Scott
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

As everyone has already said, the garden is what really makes a visit to this museum worthwhile. It is a little paradise, with statues half-hidden in shrubbery, natural wildlife like turtles and dragonflies, and beautiful Japanese bonsai and maple trees. Despite the size of the...More

4  Thank simoneadamiuk
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The gardens were our favorite. They were were more natural and less manicured than most of the Japanese gardens we have visited. The best part, though, was that there were not many people in the garden while we were there. We felt as though we...More

2  Thank Epicurite
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Nezhu is well worth a visit. Although small, the collection is stellar and the galleries are tightly focused, fascinating introductions to Japanese traditional arts. In addition, the museum has an excellent garden, store, and cafe over-looking the garden.

1  Thank manixe
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I'm sure, based on reviews, that I would love this museum, however Trip Advisor needs to change their opening times. I travelled right across Tokyo to visit and the place was closed...not the fault of the museum but of TA.

Thank Rambles1963
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

...is stunning and worth the entrance fee alone. Walking round was a real pleasure! Inside the museum itself, there isn’t as much to see as I was hoping for but what there is on display is really well presented and, almost universally, impressive in the...More

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Not so long ago the Akasaka and Roppongi areas were
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Roppongi Hills, Tokyo Midtown and Akasaka Sacas, the
area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot
to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art
Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art
galleries.
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Corey S
19 December 2017|
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Response from rwsp74 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how interested you are in old Chinese artifacts and how much you are interested in gardens. Two very different things. When I was there (mid-September 2017) there was so many Chinese artifacts that I felt like I'd... More
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Response from Amber G | Reviewed this property |
Yes the admission is $7 to $10 i believe!
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Response from crownvict | Reviewed this property |
It is in the central Tokyo.
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