The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.
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Special Exhibitions
●No Special Exhibitions are currently planned.
Thematic Exhibitions
●No Thematic Exhibitions are currently planned.
Traveling Exhibitions
●No Traveling Exhibitions are currently planned.
Regional Exhibitions Cross-cultural Exhibitions
The Regional Exhibitions cover nine world regions. The exhibitions begin with Oceania and move eastward around to Japan. Cross-cultural exhibitions introduce the wide-ranging themes of language and music.
Information Zone
The Videotheque is a video-on-demand system with which visitors can discover their leisure, the lifestyles, technologies, and performing arts of peoples worldwide. The Study Area introduces books and videos on life and culture around the world. Computer terminals also provide access to the Museum's book, artifact and data collections.
Information Zone