Secrets of Screen Paintings: Wind God and Thunder God and Flowering Plants of Summer and Autumn
Journey through Time and Space to Discover Cultures

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Secrets of Screen Paintings: Wind God and Thunder God and Flowering Plants of Summer and Autumn

Secrets of Screen Paintings:
Wind God and Thunder God and
Flowering Plants of Summer and Autumn

There’s something behind the byobu (folding screen)
painting Wind God and Thunder God.
What was the hidden sentiment in Sakai Hoitsu’s masterpiece
Flowering Plants of Summer and Autumn?
Explore the secrets on the front and back of the byobu screen.

January 4, 2018 - April 22, 2018

About us

Journey through Time and Space to Discover Cultures with VR

TNM & TOPPAN Museum Theater is a space to experience new ways of appreciating cultural assets with VR (virtual reality). You can feel as if you were actually traveling through a time in history with ultra-high definition 4K images, a large screen that projects cultural assets vividly, and a live session guided by a navigator. Please enjoy discovering new allure of cultural assets.

Visitors information

  • open (12:00/13:00/14:00/15:00/16:00)
  • open (11:00/12:00/13:00/14:00/15:00/16:00)
  • closed
  • today

Screening schedule

Wed, Thu, Fri
12:00/13:00/14:00/15:00/16:00

Sat, Sun, Holidays
11:00/12:00/13:00/14:00/15:00/16:00
* Running time : about 35 min.

* Admission starts 5 minutes prior to screening.

* You may not enter/exit mid-way through the program.

* Please purchase an admission ticket prior to screening (same day only).

Fee

High school students and above 500yen
Elementary and junior high school students 300yen
Pre-school children / Persons with disability and one person accompanying them FREE

* Regular Exhibition Set Ticket : Adults 1,000yen / University students 800yen

* One-time fee per exhibit

Access

Tokyo National Museum
Toyokan(Asian Gallery)-B1F :
13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan

  • (JR Line) 10 minutes from Ueno or Uguisudani Station
  • (Ginza or Hibiya Tokyo Metro Line) 15 minutes from Ueno Station
  • (Chiyoda Tokyo Metro Line) 15 minutes from Nezu Station
  • (Keisei Line) 15 minutes from Keisei Ueno Station