The Tokyo National Museum displays sculptures, paintings, calligraphy, archaeological objects, and other decorative arts. ... More
Tokyo National Museum
The Tokyo National Museum displays sculptures, paintings, calligraphy, archaeological objects, and other decorative arts. Broadly divided into Japanese, Chinese, and Korean forms, the museum's collections are nothing if not an artistic preservation of Asian history and culture. Exhibitions, lectures, and gallery talks are held regularly, so visitors can gain access to some valuable information about the world's largest continent. The museum also stores historical documents dating back to the 10th and 11th centuries.
Such an outstanding collection of Japanese archaeology and art in one building! Amazing and fascinating! CANNOT MISS! It was a great insight into Japanese history and I felt like I was a part of it! FABULOUS!
Visit this small museum to observe the first hand traditional method of handcrafting Japanese dolls, an art that has been
acclaimed worldwide. Dolls like those displayed here are seen in Japanese homes on "Girl's Day" (March 3rd). You may ...
The Main Exhibition Hall was built in 1895 in French Renaissance style and has been designated important cultural property together
with the original ticket counter, the main gate and the walls collectively named: "Former Imperial Museum of Kyoto." The ...
The Shinjuku Gyoen Imperial Garden mixes Western and Eastern influences in its layout with English, French and conventional Japanese gardens.
It also has quaint tea ceremony houses and a greenhouse with a considerable collection of tropical plants. It is ...