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Title

GIANT ROBOTS
The Core of Japanese Mecha Anime

Date

2024.7.6(Sat) 〜 9.1(Sun)

Venue: 4F・3F

What are giant robots? This exhibition traces the history of the design and visual representation of giant robots in anime, such as Tetsujin 28 (1963), Mobile Suit Gundam (1979), and Super Dimension Fortress Macross (1982), while focusing on the “mechanism” and “size” that defined the reality of these giant robots.

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General Information

Period:
6 June – 1 September, 2024
Hours:
10:00 – 18:00 * Fridays until 19:30
*Last entry 30 minutes before closing
Closed:
Mondays, except 15 July and 12 August
13 August
Venue:
The fourth and third floors
Admission Fee:
Adult and University Students : 1,800 yen (1,600 yen)
High School Students and Junior High School Students : 1,300 yen (1,100 yen)
Elementary School Students : 700 yen (500 yen)
Preschool children: Admission Free
*Prices shown in ( ) indicate group (more than 20 persons) and advance discount tickets.
*Tickets are available at The Museum of Kyoto, official site, Lawson Ticket (L-code: 53058), Ticket PIA (P-code: 626-876), Seven Ticket (Seven-code: 104-851), eplus, CN playguide, asoview!, Rakuten Ticket, animate, and ticket agencies
*Admission is free for visitors with disabilities and one caretaker. Please present Disabled Person’s Notebook or similar identification.
*The ticket allows access to exhibitions on the 2nd floor and film theatre on the 3rd floor.
*Advance tickets will be available from 27 April to 5 July
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