Access and Entry Guide (Ueno District)
Access Information
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Location
7-20 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8718
Inquiries
NTT Hello Dial: +81-(0)3-5777-8600
Area Map
Transportation
  • 5 min. walk from JR Ueno Station, Park Exit
  • 10 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line/Hibiya Line Ueno Station
  • 10 min. walk from Keisei Line Keisei Ueno Station
  • We have neither parking area for cars nor bicycles

* Nearby parking facilities:

Name Tel. no. Hours of operation No. of parking spaces Other information
Ueno Park Parking lot No. 1 +81-(0)3-3821-0755 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM 100 cars,
30 motorcycles.
Free of charge for disabled persons.
Ueno Park Parking lot No. 2 (for buses) 0120-77-8924 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM 24 large vehicles
Times(Ueno Station Park Exit) +81-(0)3-3841-0482 5:30 AM to12:00AM 190 cars Cars only
Keisei Ueno Station
Parking lot
+81-(0)3-3834-5708 6:00AM to 12:00AM
(loading till 10:00PM)
120 cars Cars only
Discount for disabled persons.
Ueno Parking Center +81-(0)3-3833-8151 24hours 400 cars Cars only
Discount for disabled persons.
Taito City Ueno Chuo st. Basement Parking lot +81-(0)3-5812-3695 24hours 300 cars Cars only
Hours of Operation
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Visitors are admitted until 30 minutes before closing time.)
  • Hours are sometimes extended for special exhibitions.
  • Hours are sometimes extended in busy periods such as the summer and the Golden Week holidays.
Days Closed
Every Monday (If Monday is a national holiday, the Museum is open Monday and closed the following Tuesday.)
Year-end/New Year holiday (December 28 to January 1)
From June 23 (Mon) to June 27 (Fri), 2014 due to maintenance.

Admission

We are scheduled to revise the admission fees for the permanent exhibition from April 1, 2014 due to the consumption tax increase.

Permanent Exhibitions & Nights for Astronomical Observation (April 1,2014~)

Individuals General and university students
High-school students and younger
¥620
Free
Group visitors
(For groups of 20 or more visitors)
General and university students ¥310
Nights for Astronomical Observation General admission and university students ¥310
High-school students and younger Free
  • Admission to the permanent exhibitions is free to persons aged 65 or over. Please present some form of identification indicating age.
  • Disabled persons, plus one caregiver per disabled person, are admitted free. Please present your Disabled Person's Notebook or similar identification.
    For details please see Barrier-free Information.
  • The following persons are admitted free:
    • FNSM members
    • Repeaters Pass holders
    • Supporting Members
    • Students of University Partnership member universities and the instructors leading them
  • Persons wishing to re-enter the Museum (permanent exhibitions) on the same day are asked to consult the Central Information Desk on floor B1 of the Japan Gallery.
  • Nights for Astronomical Observation are offered from 7:30 PM on the first and third Friday of each month from April through August, and from 6:30 PM from September through March (Available on clear nights, for 2 hours).
    At Tsukuba Campus, Nights for Astronomical Observation are offered from sunset on clear nights, on the second Saturday of each month.
  • The following persons are admitted free:
    • FNSM members
    • Repeaters Pass holders
    • Supporting Members
    • Students of University Partnership member universities and the instructors leading them

    Special Exhibitions

    Admission fees for special exhibitions vary for each exhibition. Please view the Exhibitions page for details.
    Special Exhibitions
Location
7-20 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8718
Inquiries
NTT Hello Dial: +81-(0)3-5777-8600

< Request to Museum Visitors >
Please help us to make a visit to the Museum an enjoyable experience for all.
  • Pets (including insects) are not permitted in the Museum.
    (Assistant dogs, including guide dogs for the blind, hearing-assistance dogs and service dogs, are permitted.)
  • Hazardous and flammable materials may not be brought into the Museum.
  • Intoxicated persons are not permitted to enter the Museum and will be asked to leave if found.
  • Please refrain from eating or smoking except in the designated areas.
  • Please refrain from any actions that may annoy other visitors.