The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.
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Exhibitions

Special Exhibitions
Thursday, March 9, 2017 ~ Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Beads in the World

Scheduled to open
Beads in the World
Thematic Exhibitions
Thursday, January 19, 2017 ~ Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Life beyond the Tsunami: Otsuchi People's Struggles for Recovery and Hopes for the Future
Scheduled to open
Life beyond the Tsunami: Otsuchi People's Struggles for Recovery and Hopes for the Future
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.
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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.
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