Junior high school Students (Not from Tokyo) & High school Students
Junior high school Students (Go to school or live in Tokyo), Primary School Students & Preschool Children
※ 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.
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.
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.
Rental location: First-floor Information counter, 6th-floor Permanent Exhibition Area Entrance
Baby Strollers may be rented free of charge on the 1st and 6th floors.
The room is equipped with baby bed. Please feel free to use it. (The baby bed is on the 1st floor only.)
（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.
9:30 – 17:30
Monday (When a national holiday or its substitute falls on a Monday, the Library is OPEN. and is closed on the following day.)
Museum Shop (1F)
9:30 – 17:30 (Saturday：9:30 – 19:30)
Restaurant & Cafe (1F)
Restaurant : Middle East Restaurant & Cafe Edohaku Desert