The Museum will be closed from December 11, 2023 through March 2, 2024.

The next exhibition will be held from March 3 through June 9, 2024.

Spring Special Exhibition

March 3 - June 9

Ancient Glass
Brilliant Design, Stunning Technique

Please note that this information pertains to an upcoming exhibition.


Exhibition Term
March 3, 2024 - June 9, 2024
Open Hours
10:00 am to 5:00 pm (last entry: 4:00 pm)
Closed Days
Every Monday (or next business day if Monday is a national holiday)
Admission Fees
[Adults] 1,300 yen [High school/university students] 1,100 yen [Elementary/junior high school students] Free 

Prices include access to all exhibits.

North Wing


Exhibition Highlights

Head of Pharaoh, possibly Amenhotep Ⅲ
Egypt, first half of the 14th century B.C.

Plant-shaped Pendants, Rosette Beads
Aegean area, 14th–12th century B.C.

Belt Hook
China, Eastern Zhou period, 4th–3rd century B.C.

Eastern Mediterranean, 2nd–1st century B.C.

Gold Band Pyxis
Eastern Mediterranean or Italy, 1st–2nd century

Egypt, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Jar with Alabaster Pattern
Eastern Mediterranean or Italy, 1st century

Cup with Cameo Decoration
Probably Iran, 9th–10th century