Tea ceremony

Enjoy matcha green tea
and seasonal Japanese sweets
in a quiet oasis amid the city.

  • March

    Thursday
    7,21,28

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • April

    Thursday
    14

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • May

    Thursday
    5,19

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • June

    Thursday
    2,9,30

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • July

    Thursday
    7,21

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • August

    Thursday
    4,18

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • September

    Thursday
    15,22,29

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • October

    Thursday
    13,27

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • November

    Thursday
    17

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • December

    Thursday
    1,8,22

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • January

    Thursday
    5,26

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • February

    Thursday
    9,23

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • March

    Thursday
    2,30

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • April

    Thursday
    13,27

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • May

    Thursday
    11

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • June

    Thursday
    1,15,29

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • July

    Thursday
    6,13

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • August

    Thursday
    3,17,31

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • September

    Thursday
    21

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • October

    Thursday
    5,12,19

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • November

    Thursday
    2,23

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

  • December

    Thursday
    7,21

    Demonstrations
    at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00.

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Hours

Open on designated Thursdays, excluding museum closure
dates 11:30 to 17:30 (17:00 last entry)

*Will close early if sweets run out (‘Otemae’ tea ceremony demonstrations are held 3 times, at 13:00, 14:00, and 15:00)

Admission

\1,000 per person (Tea ceremony only. For exibition, admission fee is required.). 50-person limit per day.
Tickets go on sale at 10:00 at the 3F Reception desk on the day.
(Reservations not available. Ticket sales limited to two per person.)

Genchoan
Tea Ceremony
Room

Tea ceremonies are offered in the tea ceremony room every other Thursday.
The traditional room is constructed using original materials from the museum’s founding in 1961, accentuated by modern elements. A peaceful oasis amidst the metropolitan bustle, the sliding paper doors open onto a contemporary view of Tokyo Midtown.