Hours Of Operation
The Museum is closed every Tuesday, except on these Tuesdays:
2017: January 3, March 21, May 2, July 25, August 15, December 26
Tickets for September 30 and October 1, 2017 are only available to residents of Mitaka city and other neighboring cities.
The Museum is also closed at Year-end and for New Year’s Holidays, and for periodic maintenance:
Periodic Maintenance 1: May 15, 2017 through May 26, 2017
Periodic Maintenance 2: November 7, 2017 through November 17, 2017
Year-end and New Year Holidays: December 27, 2017 through January 2, 2018
Please click here for the Museum Calendar (subject to change)
＊ Please check with designated local travel agencies.
Entrance to the Ghibli Museum is strictly by advance purchase of a reserved ticket which specifies the appointed date of the reservation.
Once you purchase a reserved tickets, no changes or refunds are allowed.
When you enter the Museum, you will exchange your reserved ticket with a “film” ticket (Only one film ticket per person).
Over Age 19 ¥1,000
Age 13-18 ¥700
Age 7-12 ¥400
Age 4-6 ¥100
＊Children under 4 are admitted free of charge.
＊When purchasing the tickets outside Japan, charges will be calculated in your local currency at the current rate of exchange, and will also include a handling fee.
Special access for the Physically Handicapped
The Museum offers handicapped use facilities in restrooms on all floors (four either-sex facilities inside, and one facility each for males and females outside the Museum building). We also provide stands for changing baby’s diapers.
The Saturn Theater
Hearing assistance earphones are available for loan for the hearing impaired. As of now, only japanese is available.
For visitors using wheelchairs
All facilities in the three-story museum building excluding the roof garden are accessible by wheelchair. Wheelchairs are available for loan at the Museum. There is no elevator or other way to ascend from the second floor to the roof garden, except by the stairs.
For visitors who do not feel well
There are spaces available where you can rest.
Please ask our museum staff for details.