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Little later time has no line

For Vermeer, I think audio guide should explain of very precise lighting direction analysis Vermeer... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
ArataTa
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Ryugasaki, Japan
I didn't enjoy the contemporary art that is currently being exhibited

I was glad that I had purchased the Ueno pass which offered me free admission at around 10 museums... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
nicholas k
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1 Nov 2018
“Little later time has no line”
30 Apr 2018
“I didn't enjoy the contemporary art that is currently being exhibited”
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

For Vermeer, I think audio guide should explain of very precise lighting direction analysis Vermeer did but can't get any info. However they rent with free, so it's fine. They split the entrance time and that is good way. My cases is 13:00-14:30 I visited...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Pity I didn’t read a review in 2016 on a Van Gogh exhibition Selection of Vermeer paintings very interesting BUT guide printed in Japanese. Audio Guide in English but had descriptions of 9 paintings Insanely packed with people They do not take credit cards so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

I was glad that I had purchased the Ueno pass which offered me free admission at around 10 museums including this one, since I only spent 10 or 15 minutes here. But tastes are not to be disputed, and there seemed to be many happy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nicholas k
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I had the chance to see the expositionu of « the illustrator » It was really interesting, I always had interest for painting, drawing, and I got to see there a lot for beautiful pieces. Definitely not regretting to went there. Also it’s open on Monday, normally...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This museum has a rotating collection. At this time it was about movies. It wasn't bad, but it was almost 3X the price of the other museums and the zoo.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Rarely do I ever say a museum is avoidable. But in this case, the museum is kind of small and the entrance fee is 600 yen (cash only). The biggest issue is that most of the paintings appear to be very similar to the untrained...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Although the exhibition was great (van Gogh), the museum is very small, it is over prised, that's insane. And the explanations for the paintings are ONLY in Japanese. Disappointing.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Low grade artwork by artists unknown. Absolutely no information on the artists or their subjects in any language apart from Japanese. I wasn't told this when buying my ticket so my visit was a waste of time and money. Fortunately there are other museums in...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

This museum is spectacular in its layout and explanation of the Dynasty system and how the 'lords' governed the county. Just a great way to quickly learn the history of the country.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

From here you can see Ueno Museum, sky tree, National Museum... i hope you will enjoy when you visit here..... i came here many times.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
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