Special Exhibition “POISON”


November 1 ,2022(Tue)~February 19, 2023(Sun)


National Museum of Nature and Science,Tokyo

(7-20 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8718)

Opening hours

Open until 19:00 every Saturday
*Permanent Exhibition is closed at 17:00

*Last admission 30min. before closing time.
*Opening days, hours etc. are subject to alteration. Please check the website before your visit.

Days Closed

Every Monday (except for January 2 and 9, February 13)
Year-end/New Year holiday (December 28 to January 1), January 10

Tickets on the day

Adults and university students 2,000 yen
Students of Elementary /Junior High / High school 600 yen

  • *Preschool children are admitted free.
  • *Disabled persons, plus one caregiver per disabled person, are admitted free. Please present your Disabled Person's Notebook or similar identification.
  • *Tickets include admission to the permanent exhibitions only on the same day. However, the permanent exhibition may be closed depending on the date and time of admission.
  • *Tickets will not be refunded or reissued.


National Museum of Nature and Science, The Yomiuri Shimbun, Fuji Television Network, Inc.

Contact Information

+81-(50)-5541-8600(International Calls)


National Museum of Nature and Science,Tokyo

(7-20 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8718)

  • 5 min. walk from JR Ueno Station, Park Exit
  • 10 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line/Hibiya Line Ueno Station
  • 10 min. walk from Keisei Line Keisei Ueno Station


Requests to visitors

Online advanced booking is required for all visitors.
※For those who find it difficult to book online, we have set up an admission slot for same-day tickets sold at the museum on the day, but if you have to wait at the time of your visit or if the admission slots are sold out, you will not be able to enter.

Please refrain from visiting the museum if you have;
・You have a fever or your body temperature is higher than normal.
・Cold-like symptoms; coughing, sneezing, running nose and pharyngitis.

We will measure your temperature and ask your physical condition before entry.

If you have a fever or symptoms above, we will decline your entry.
※We may ask you to leave the museum if you have such symptoms of cold as intense coughing.

Please ensure that you wear a face mask and cover your cough.
Please do not speak loudly or yell and keep quiet during your visit.
Please wash your hands regularly.
Please keep social distance from other people during your visit.
Staff are wearing face shields or face masks when serving the visitors.