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21 21 DESIGN SIGHT

9-7-6 Akasaka, Akasaka, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3475-2121
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9-7-6 Akasaka, Akasaka, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture
Akasaka, Roppongi
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"tadao ando"
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"beautiful building"
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"visit this place"
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"famous architect"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"worth a visit"
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"great museum"
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"modern gallery"
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"japanese architecture"
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"perfect size"
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"origami paper"
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"cherry blossoms"
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"below ground"
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

wow so cool sucha perfect exposition the gardens are gorgeous like a small heaven worth the visit arigatou

1  Thank phibrz
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

A nice break after a long day of traveling. They have some very interesting exhibits. More on the modern spectrum, for sure, so might not be family friendly. We spent about 90min-2 hours here.

1  Thank Elisa L
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

If you're into architecture, especially Tadao Ando, you have to visit this place. It has many elements that has Ando's signature. The separated two buildings hold two different exhibitions. They have interesting exhibitions that you can't missed.

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a highly experiential, edgy museum --what would you expect from Issey Miyake? Cool exhibits, cool neighborhood. It's a pleasant 10 min walk from Roppongi, why would you miss it? Great Instagramming potential!

1  Thank Shaila C
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited it last year for the first time and came again this month. If you are interested in modern architecture and the work of Tadao Ando, you would not want to miss it. It's minimalist with all the signature elements of Ando. The roof is...More

1  Thank A Y
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

This was great, loved this place. Curated by Issey Miyake and beautifully designed building. The exhibitions were great! Really done very well. Good spot for cherry blossoms also and a cheeky sparkling wine in the sun!

Thank hazz25
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

This museum was designed by the famous architect Tadao Ando. It purportedly has the largest roof in the world made of one piece of sheet steel.Like most museums in Japan, the exposition is quite minimalist, based on the view that you should not show (off)...More

Thank dancing-freak
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Another gallery in Tokyo always with interesting exhibitions. The building looks like a folded piece of origami paper. The exhibition space is set below ground with austere concrete walls, the hallmarks to the famed and inspiring architect, Tadao Ando. 21 21 Design Sight is always...More

Thank datstar1
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

The "21 - 21 Design Sight" is the second project we saw in Tokyo , designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando : The first one is Omotesandon Hills (see separate review) . Located in the small lovely Midtown Garden , this modern interesting relatively structure...More

Thank saul g
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a very specially designed building planned by the famous architect Tadao Ando with financing and collaboration of Issey Miake . Very modern clean concrete building with big glass windows . Very nice contemporary art articles .

1  Thank Gidons51
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Not so long ago the Akasaka and Roppongi areas were
famous for their nightlife, high-class restaurants,
bars and clubs. More recently, with the opening of
Roppongi Hills, Tokyo Midtown and Akasaka Sacas, the
area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot
to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art
Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art
galleries.
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aimi f
November 20, 2016|
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Response from Roberto S | Reviewed this property |
You can walk in the park freely, but potos inside the Tadao´s museum are prohibited!
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