The Hatakeyama Memorial Museum of Fine Art exhibits a collection of arts related to the tea ceremony and the profound aesthetics of 'tea taste'. You'll find everyhing from utensils, paintings, pottery and ceramics to even caligraphy – exhibits have featured six National Treasures and 32 Important Cultural Properties so far. Displays change four times a year, with 40-50 pieces selected to reflect each season. The second floor features a traditional Japanese tea room with tatami floors and more exhibits.
|Venue name:||Hatakeyama Memorial Museum of Fine Art||Contact:|
2-20-12 Shirokanedai, Minato-ku
|Opening hours:||10am-5pm (Oct-Mar until 4.30pm)|
|Transport:||Takanawadai Station (Asakusa line)|
|Price:||¥700, students ¥500|