Hanzomon Museum

Museum in The Chiyoda area

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Hanzomon Museum is a cultural facility that was built to display Buddhist artwork owned by Shinnyo-en to the general public. In the Exhibition space, located on the first floor of the basement, a Seated Mahāvairocana-believed to be the work of Unkei-as well as bas-relief depictions of the Buddha’s life from Gandhara are on permanent display. Other items on show from Shinnyo-en’s collection of Buddhist statues, paintings, and scriptures are regularly changed. On the second floor, there is a lounge area where visitors can browse through books or take a break, and a multipurpose room has been made available that can be used for different functions. On the third floor, there is a theater where visitors can enjoy watching films on Buddhist culture, and a hall designed for lectures has been built adjacent to it. We hope to offer a tranquil setting for our visitors to enjoy and learn about Buddha’s history and diverse culture while also finding the museum a place for relaxation.

Current or Upcoming Events

No shopNo parkingNo restaurant/cafeNo Library/BookstoreAccessible to disabled persons

Opening hours

From 10:00 to 17:30
Closed on Mondays, Tuesdays
Note:Closed during the New Year holidays.

Fee

Free

Access

Address: 25 Ichiban-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0082
Phone: 03-3263-1752

1 minute walk from exit 4 at Hanzomon Station on the Hanzomon line, 7 minute walk from exit 3 at Kojimachi Station on the Yurakucho line, 15 minute walk from the Kojimachi exit of Yotsuya Station on the JR Chuo and Sobu lines.

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