Admission control in place during the spring Golden Week holidays

To ensure the protection of artworks and visitors’ comfortable viewing, the admission control will be introduced during the spring holiday week (Golden Week) in anticipation of an increased number of visitors.
Buying tickets online specifying visit date and time is a way to make sure you are admitted smoothly. You can purchase these tickets online on the Kyoto City KYOCERA Museum of Art’s official ticketing site (e-tix) or ARTPASS.

〇If you already have (purchased) your tickets

  • ・ You can book your visit date with specific time slot on e-tix, the museum’s official ticketing site (booking is free).
  • ・ Present your ticket and booking confirmation email at the entrance.

※ You cannot enter without a valid ticket.

[Applicable period: Sat. April 27 – Mon. May 6 (public holiday)]

  • * Arriving without a visit date booking may result in a long waiting time before admission.
  • * The sales of date/time-specified tickets and visit date booking start on Mon. April 15 at 10:00 a.m.
  • * The admission control does not extend to those who have invitation tickets, disability certificate holders and their attendants, or junior-high-school students and younger people.
  • * The high school, college and university students who are entitled to free admission (i.e., living or attending school in Kyoto city) are also exempt from the admission control.

Regular ticket

※ tax included

Advance/Group Same day ticket
Adult 2,000yen 2,200yen
University student 1,300yen 1,500yen
High school student 800yen 1,000yen
Junior high school Free admission
  • • Free admission for those with a disability certificate (including one caregiver).
  • • If you use a student ticket, you may be asked to present your student ID togetehr with your ticket when entering.
  • • Group rates are for 20 people or more.
  • • Advance ticket will be on sale from January 5 (Fri) to February 2 (Fri).
  • • Ticket purchased once cannot be refunded, exchanged or reissue.
  • • Ticket types cannnot be changed after payment.
  • • During busy times, you may have to wait to enter.
  • • Depending on the situation, the entrance method may change.
  • • Changes may occur in exhibition dates, opening hours, etc. Please check the top page for the latest information.
  • • Resale of tickets for this exhibition is prohibited. Please note that we are not responsible for any problems related to tickets purchased illegally.

Main sales site

Advance ticket period:
February 2nd (Friday) to July 5th (Friday)

Official ticket sales ART PASS

•Tickets are purchased using a smartphone or computer. Please present the ticket screen displayed on your smartphone or the printed ticket at the entrance of the exhibition hall.

Planning ticket

Special tickets will only be sold on the
official ticketing site ARTPASS.

•All Planning tickets are limited. Sales may end even during the sales period.

•Please note that it is not sold at the counter of the Kyoto City KYOCERA Museum of Art.

・The “weekday limited” tickets are not valid on the following public holidays: April 29, May 3 and 6, July 15, and August 12.

Early bird discount (Weekday limited general pair ticket)

This is a great early bird pair ticket that comes with a set of two general tickets (2,200 yen for same-day tickets)!
This price is limited to those who purchase before the opening. Available only on weekdays, excluding closed days. (You may come by yourself twice)

3,800yen(tax included)
Sales period
January 5th (Friday) to
February 2nd (Friday)
Available period
February 3rd (Sat) - September 1st (Sun)

Weekday limited general pair ticket

This is a great value pair of tickets that includes two general tickets (2,200 yen for same-day tickets)! Available only on weekdays, excluding closed days. (You can also view it twice by yourself)

4,000yen(tax included)
Sales period
February 3rd (Saturday) to
July 31st (Wednesday)
Available period
February 3rd (Sat) - September 1st (Sun)

Weekday limited audio guide set ticket

This ticket includes one general ticket (2,200 yen on the day) and one audio guide ticket (650 yen). You save 100 yen compared to renting one audio guide device at the venue on the day. Available only on weekdays, excluding closed days.

2,750yen(tax included)
Sales period
February 3rd (Saturday) to
July 31st (Wednesday)
Available period
February 3rd (Sat) - September 1st (Sun)
  • • Not available on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, and public holidays.
  • • Please exchange at the audio guide rental counter inside the venue.
  • • You cannot use the audio guide app with this set ticket.
  • • Audio guides can be rented at the venue for 650 yen (tax included) without purchasing the main ticket in advance.
  • • The audio guide is available in Japanese and English versions.

We are currently planning tickets other than those listed above! Look forward to it!