National Crafts Museum

National Crafts Museum

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National Crafts Museum Online Tickets

  • The tickets sold on this site are timed tickets for admission to Twelve Hawks and Crafts in Modernizing Japan: In Celebration of the First Anniversary of the National Crafts Museumfs Move.
  • Timed tickets specify the date and time of entry for your visit. Online tickets are recommended for all visitors.
  • Online purchases must be made by credit card.


Release date
EAdmission from October 9 to October 15: 10:00 am on September 27
EAdmission from 1st to 15th: 10:00 am on the 20th of the previous month
EAdmission from 16th to the end of the month: 10:00 am on the 5th of the month
(Example: Tickets for admission from October 16 to 31 will be released at 10:00 am on October 5, Japan time)
October 9, 2021 - December 12, 2021
*Last admission: 30 minutes before closing.
@  9:30`10:30@A 10:30`11:30@B 11:30`12:30
C 12:30`13:30@D 13:30`14:30@E 14:30`15:30
F 15:30`16:30@G 16:30`17:00
on Mondays except October 25, November 1, 2021
For more information, please refer to the our website.
Adults ¥500 / College and university students ¥300
*Show your Student Card.
*Free for high school students, under 18, Campus Members.
*Persons with disability and one person accompanying them are admitted free of charge.
*October 17, and November 3, you can visit our exhibition for free. We have a limited number of entry.
About tickets
  • All visitors are asked to make a reservation online. Campus members and other pass holders along with visitors with disabilities who are eligible for free admission must also make an online reservation.
  • Entry times are staggered in one-hour increments.
  • After the time you booked, you can enter the museum. There is no limit on visit duration. When crowded, admission may be limited. You may be asked to wait for a while before entering.

Please note

We will send an "order confirmation email" after purchase. Please ensure you can receive emails from
Each ticket admits one person. Valid for the specified date and time. No re-entry allowed.
This ticket includes admission only to Twelve Hawks and Crafts in Modernizing Japan: In Celebration of the First Anniversary of the National Crafts Museumfs Move.
No reissue of this ticket will be given.
Still photography is permitted in the galleries with some exceptions.
No writing implements other than pencils allowed in the galleries.
Do not touch exhibits.
Be mindful of other visitors.
Follow instructions of the staff.
Do not talk on the phone in the galleries. Eating, drinking and smoking are prohibited.
We take visitorsf temperature using thermometers. Visitors temperatures above 37.5 degrees (100℉) will not be allowed to enter the museum. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
Please wear a mask in the museum.
Please check requests for visitors on our website before visiting the museum.
Personal information you provide such as name and phone number will be used only for the purposes of specifying the date and time of your visit.
However, such information may be provided to a third party if:
 1. required by law; or
 2. reasonably requested by the authorities including a health center.
Please check The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Privacy Notice.

Delivery Method

On the day of visit, please show your ticket by either of the following ways at the entrance.
A museum staff will be scanning your ticket barcode then you can enter the museum.

  • Show Ticket on Smartphone


    Show ticket barcode on confirmation page after purchase or use the link received in your order confirmation email.
    One QR code will be displayed per person for each ticket.
    Please ensure your phone has enough battery on the day of visit.
  • Print At Home


    Print out ticket on confirmation page after purchase or print out later from the link received in your order confirmation email.
    One ticket will be issued per person.
    Print out ticket on A4 or Letter size paper.
    Please confirm that the QR code and serial number are printed clearly on your ticket.
    Black and white printing is sufficient.

Payment Method

  • Pay by Credit Card


NoteFCredit Card Billing Statement will be recorded as "E-TIX ONLINE TICKET".

About cancel

If you wish to cancel due to your circumstances, please complete the cancellation form below.

  • Caution
    Cancel request will be accepted until 9:00 am on the day of your visit. Cancel request after the acceptance period cannot be accepted.
    Please ensure you can receive emails from "" "".
    There is no cancellation fee.
    Cancellation is applicable on each order level. If you order multiple tickets with one order, all tickets will be cancelled.
    Please note that cancelling the cancel request is not possible.
    If you cancel paid admission ticket, the ticket fees will be refunded through your credit card.
  • Cancellation procedure
    (1) Enter the "email address" used when applying for the numbered ticket and "order number" on the cancellation form.
    (2) "Self-Service refund confirmation" email will be sent. *The cancellation procedure has not been completed yet.
    (3) Open the URL delivered in the "Self-Service refund confirmation".
    (4) The order details to cancel will be displayed.
    (5) After confirming the details of the order, submit cancel.
    (6) Confirmation page will be displayed, the cancellation procedure is complete. "Cancel Confirmation" email will be sent.

Click here for cancellation form


  • You cannot change after you have made your purchase.
    Please review carefully your ticket selection and billing information entered before submitting your order.
  • If the "Buy Tickets" button is not displayed after the on-sale period start time, please refresh the page or clear your browserfs cache (temporary Internet file) and open the Online Tickets page again.
  • Please complete your purchase within 15 minutes from displaying the Review Your Selection page. Please note that after 15 minutes your purchase will time-out and selected tickets will go back to inventory.
  • Please do not use multiple windows to process the purchase, or click on your browserfs back button. It may not process correctly.
  • A link to display your ticket will be emailed to you after purchase. Please add "" "" to your address book to ensure it gets delivered.