General Information

Opening information

Opening hours

9:30 am – 5:30 pm (Entrance gate closes 30 minutes before the closing time)

Closed days

Mondays (on the following day if it falls on a national holiday or a compensatory holiday), year-end holidays (Dec. 29 – January 1) The museum may close on a temporary basis besides the dates above.

Admission fee

Permanent exhibits

  1. 1. Adults: 400 yen (Group fee: 320 yen)
  2. 2. High school, university, and vocational school students and seniors (age 65 and above): 300 yen (Group Fee: 240 yen/person)
*Students must present their student ID. Seniors must present a document that proves their age (e.g.: health insurance card or driver’s license). Please buy admission tickets at the ticket booth on the ground floor.

Admission is free for:

  1. Pre-schoolers, elementary school and middle school students
  2. Students and teachers at high schools in Sumida Ward visiting as a part of their educational program (please contact us beforehand. Admission fees apply to students and teachers at high school outside of Sumida Ward.)
  3. Those with physical disability certificate, mental disability certificate (Ai no techo), rehabilitation certificate, health and welfare certificate for persons with mental disorders, or atomic-bomb victims certificate and their attendants (up to one attendant per person with the above certificate. Please present the handbook at the entrance.)
  4. In the case that guardians of elementally and middle school students and nursery school children visit as a means of education or nursing (please contact us beforehand.)

Special exhibits

The admission fee varies by exhibition. Please see the webpage of each exhibition for details.


  • 5-minute walk from Toei Oedo Line Ryogoku Station A3 exit
  • 9-minute walk from JR Sobu Line Ryogoku Station East exit
  • Get off at the “Sumida Hokusai Museum (Thugaruke kamiyasiki ato) Stop” of Sumida ward Circular Bus
    *Until November 21, 2016, get off at the “Midorimachi park (Thugaruke kamiyasiki ato) Stop”


〒130-0014 2-7-2 Kamezawa, Sumida-ku, Tokyo