"Scenery of Both Banks of the Sumida River" and "Sketches by Hokusai”, Special exhibits: Depictions of Mountains by Hokusai

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"Scenery of Both Banks of the Sumida River" and "Sketches by Hokusai”, Special exhibits: Depictions of Mountains by Hokusai

May 24, 2022(Tue.) - June 12, 2022(Sun.)
In this exhibition room, there is a reproduction of the Hokusai picture scroll, the "Scenery of Both Banks of the Sumida River" with a total length of about 7 m, and several full-scale replicas of books such as "Sketches by Hokusai". And the corner of the special exhibits holds on the Depictions of Mountains by Hokusai.
May 24th (Tue) - Jun 12th (Sun), 2022
9:30-17:30 (last admission 17:00)
Every Monday
Or the following day if it is a national holiday.
Sumida City, The Sumida Hokusai Museum

Exhibition Overview

We exhibit ”Scenery of Both Banks of the Sumida River” with a total length of about 7 m, the entire work can be viewed in full scale, a real-sized high-quality replica for conservation reasons. The special exhibition corner holds the special exhibits: Depictions of Mountains by Hokusai. We will feature "Mountain" depicted in edehon works such as ”Sketches by Hokusai”. Also, on display in the series of the Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji which has many requests, ”Under the Wave off Kanagawa”, also known as ’Great Wave’, ”Back View of Mount Fuji from Minobu River”, ”Senju in Musashi Province”. And In the Browse corner, you can pick up and enjoy flipping through some of them are replicas. There are several of Hokusai's books of drawing manuals such as ”Sketches by Hokusai” which are known in the world as 'Hokusai Manga'.

Visitor Guidelines

Health and Safety During Your Visit for Keeping us All Safe 
There is a <reading corner> where you can pick up a replica of the picture and read it. Disinfect your fingers with a disinfectant before and after viewing to prevent infection with the new coronavirus.

Admission Fees

H.S / Univ. Students
65 and over
J.H.S Students
Disabled people
 E.S students 
  • Not available for advance tickets and group discounts.
  • Junior high, high school, and university students (including technical college, vocational school, and special training college students) will be requested to show student ID.
  • Adults 65 and over will be requested to show a document verifying age.
  • Persons with a certificate such as the following plus one accompanying person are admitted at a discount charge: physical disability, intellectual disability, rehabilitation, mentally handicapped health and welfare, atomic bomb victim health notebook, etc. (Please show your certificate at time of admission.)
  • Use of these tickets is limited to the day on which the exhibition is visited and allows you to see AURORA (the Permanent Exhibition Room), too.