Sumida Hokusai Museum


Sumida Hokusai Museum

Katsushika Hokusai, a world-renowned ukiyo-e artist, was born in Honjo-Wari-Gesui (presently the Kamezawa area in Sumida Ward, Tokyo) in 1760 and spent almost the entire 90 years of his life in Sumida Ward where he created a large number of masterpieces.

Sumida Hokusai Museum open hours

9:30 – 17:30
Entrance gate closes 30 minutes before the closing time

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

Sumida Hokusai Museum admission fee

Permanent exhibits
Adults 400 yen, students (High school, university, and vocational school students) 300yen, seniors (age 65 and above) 300 yen

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

Access to Sumida Hokusai Museum by train

5-minute walk from Toei Oedo Line Ryogoku Station A3 exit
9-minute walk from JR Sobu Line Ryogoku Station East exit

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

Sumida Hokusai Museum