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VERMEER | Making the Difference: Vermeer and Dutch Art



October 5th, 2018 – February 3rd, 2019

*closed on December 13th

*the following works are exhibited at a limited term:
Girl with the Red Hat by Johannes Vermeer: Oct. 14th , 2018 – Dec. 20th, 2018
The Procuress by Johannes Vermeer: Jan. 9th – Feb. 3rd, 2019


9:30 - 20:30

*9:00-20:30 from Jan,1st to Feb.3rd
*last admission: 30 minutes prior to closing
*Opening hour and closing hour may change.
Please refer to the chart:


The Ueno Royal Museum

1-2 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0007, Japan


JR Line

3 minutes walk from Ueno Station

Ginza Line, Hibiya Tokyo Metro Line, Keisei Line

5 minutes walk from Ueno Station


(+81) 0570-008-035 (9:00 – 20:00)

*Japanese Only

Organized by : The Sankei Shimbun / Fuji Television Network, Inc. / Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Inc. / The Ueno Royal Museum
With the assistance of : Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Planned and Curated by : Hata Stichting Foundation
With the special sponsorship of : Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd. / Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd.
With the sponsorship of : Dai-ichi Life Group / Ricoh Company, Ltd.
With the special cooperation of : Nissha Co., Ltd.
With the cooperation of : ANA / KLM ROYAL DUTCH AIRLINES / Nippon Cargo Airlines / YAMATO GLOBAL LOGISTICS JAPAN CO., LTD.

Honorary Supervisor : Arthur K. Wheelock Jr.
Japanese Supervisor : Nobuyuki Senzoku


Please select date and time upon purchasing tickets.
Tickets are available at the museum and online ( *Japanese only)


College and High school students:
Middle school and Elementary school students:

*tax included
*() indicates the prices purchased by 23:59 on the day before the visit.
*admission is free for pre-school children


9:30 – 20:30

This exhibition permits limited number of visitors for each time slot.

  1. 9:30 – 10:30 *9:00-10:30 from Jan,1st to Feb.3rd
  2. 11:00 – 12:30
  3. 13:00 – 14:30
  4. 15:00 – 16:30
  5. 17:00 – 18:30
  6. 19:00 – 20:00

*Opening hour and closing hour may change.
Please refer to the chart:

*last admission: 30 minutes prior to closing
*Entrance is available at any time during the time slot and valid until the closing hour.
*It is likely that you can enter without waiting in a queue at the latter half of each time slot.

How to purchase


The box office opens at 9am. Tickets are available at the box office in front of the museum until each slot is sold out.


Tickets are also available on line. Please issue purchased tickets at Multi-Copy machines at Seven-Eleven stores in Japan.
*This service is only available in Japanese.
*Purchase is available until 30 minutes before the end of each time slot. Ticket-issuing is valid until the end of the time slot purchased.

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