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

Exhibitions

Special Exhibitions
Thursday, October 1, 2020 ~ Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Treasures of Indigenous Peoples

Scheduled to open
Treasures of Indigenous Peoples
Thematic Exhibitions, Traveling Exhibitions
Thursday, September 3, 2020 ~ Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Thematic Exhibition UMESAO Tadao's 100th Anniversary: The Front-runner of Intellectual Production
Scheduled to open
Thematic Exhibition UMESAO Tadao's 100th Anniversary:  The Front-runner of Intellectual Production
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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Information Zone