The museum will be closed between Monday, December 16, 2019 and Friday, March 13, 2020.

The museum will next be open from Saturday, March 14 to Sunday, June 14, 2020. However, from Tuesday, June 9 to Sunday, June 14, only the permanent collection (South Wing) will be open.

Spring Special Exhibition

March 14 - June 7

The Miho Museum Painting Collection and the Heart of Japanese Art

Please note that this information pertains to an upcoming exhibition.


Exhibition Term
March 14, 2020 - June 7, 2020
Open Hours
10:00 am to 5:00 pm (last entry: 4:00 pm)
Closed Days
Every Monday (or next business day if Monday is a national holiday)
Admission Fees
[Adults] 1,300 yen [High school/university students] 1,100 yen [Elementary/junior high school students] Free
North Wing


Exhibition Highlights

Plum Blossoms and Small Bird (detail), by Yanagisawa Kien
Edo period

Listening to Waterfall, attributed to Ma Yuan
China, Southern Song to Yuan dynasty

Shikishi Paper, by Hon’ami Kōetsu
Momoyama to Edo period

Elephant and Whale (detail), by Itō Jakuchū
Edo period, Kansei 7 (1795)

Monkey (detail)
Momoyama to Edo period

Autumn Grasses (detail), by Sakai Hōitsu
Edo period

Plum Blossoming Landscape, by Kō Fuyō
Edo period

Scenes from The Tale of Genji (detail)
Edo period

Cherry Blossoms in Saga (detail), by Yosa Buson
Edo period

Puppies (detail), by Maruyama Ōkyo
Edo period, Tenmei 5 (1785)

Yōhen Tenmoku Teabowl
China, Southern Song dynasty; Important Cultural Property

Sleeping Budai (detail), by Miyamoto Musashi
Edo period