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Museum hours

Opening hours

Please note that museum hours may change should there be a need to re-implement measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. We appreciate your understanding.

 

Museum Hours | Permanent Collection

9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

On Fridays and Saturdays, museum hours are extended until 8:00 p.m.

No extended opening hours this year, except during special exhibition periods.

Last entry is 30 minutes before closing.

 

From Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 until further notice

9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Last entry is 30 minutes before closing.

In addition, there may be temporary changes to museum hours. More details

Holidays

The museum is closed on Mondays* and from December 28th to January 1st.

*When a national holiday falls on a Monday, the museum remains open and closes that Tuesday.

In cases of consecutive holidays, the museum remains open and closes the day after they end.

 Please note that the museum sometimes closes on other days as well. More details

ADDRESS

Nara National Museum
50 Noboriōji-chō, Nara 630-8213 Japan

(Hello Dial)
050-5542-8600 (from within Japan)
(81) 50-5542-8600 (from outside Japan)

FAX
(0742) 26-7218 (from within Japan)
(81) 742-26-7218 (from outside Japan)