Ghibli Museum

Monday, July 15, 2013 Category : TOKYO

As the animation and art museum of Miyazaki Hayao’s Studio Ghibli, the Ghibli Museum is one of Japan’s most famous animation studios. World famous feature length films have been produced by the studio, such as, My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Monomoke, Spirited Away and Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea. If you visit the Museum, you will have the chance to watch one of the unreleased short movies produced by this studio, which is a very worthwhile experience.

Website: http://www.ghibli-museum.jp/en/

Reservation required and you can get the ticket outside of Japan in advance of your visit: http://www.ghibli-museum.jp/en/ticket-information/



Over Age 19 ¥1,000

Age 13-18 ¥700

Age 7-12 ¥400

Age 4-6 ¥100

Opening hours: 10:00-18:00, closed every Tuesday besides July 23, Aug 13, Dec 24, 2013; Feb 11, 2014; also closed during Nov 5-15, Dec 27-Jan 2, 2014

Location: 1-1-83 Simorenjaku, Mitaka-shi,Tokyo 181-0013

Access: it is located inside the Mitaka Inokashira Park, you can get there by JR Chuo Line, approx.. 20 min. from Shinjuku Sta. As soon as you arrive, exit the station from the Mitaka South Exit and walk along the Tamagawa Josui “Waterworks” to the museum, it taks approx.. 15 min. If you prefer taking the bus, get on from the Mitaka Sta.  Here is the link to the schedules and fares, http://www.ghibli-museum.jp/en/howtogo/


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