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Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Backstage Tour—Behind the Scenes

Join us for a guided tour to explore the backstage of the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, also known as the classical music hall of fame!
The Tokyo Bunka Kaikan staff members take you to the backstage where usually unknown to the public. You will visit dressing rooms with the awe-inspiring atmosphere of the top artists around the globe, the wall of fame and memorial panels with autographs left by legendary artists, and more behind the curtain!

Upon attending the tour, please visit this link to go through our precautionary measures to help prevent the COVID-19 spread and notice to visitors.
Please note that there might be additional changes in the performance depending on decisions and orders by the Japanese and Tokyo Metropolitan Government and other governmental authorities.

Date Tue, May 18, 2021 [1] 18:30 (Check-in 18:15)
Wed, May 19, 2021 [2] 14:30 (Check-in 14:15)
Wed, May 19, 2021 [3] 18:30 (Check-in 18:15)

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall

Genre TBK productions
Admission Ages Middle school students or older

Flyer (PDF)

Notice to our patrons who are attending this tour

Please follow the below measures to help prevent the COVID-19 spread. Your understanding and cooperation are much appreciated.


⁃ We ask you not to come to the venue if you seem to have symptoms such as a fever, cough, sneezing, sore throat, or simply not feeling well.

⁃ Wear a face mask to cover your nose and mouth. Please show consideration for fellow audience members.

⁃ Strictly follow the precautions against infectious diseases such as the cough etiquette and washing and disinfecting your hands frequently.

⁃ Our staff members conduct temperature screening for all those who are entering the venue. If you have a fever of 37.5°C/99.5°F or higher, you are not allowed to enter the venue.

⁃ No beverage is sold in the Main Hall area.

⁃ Show your ticket to the usher. Then tear off the stub by yourself and put it in the box.

⁃ We do not hand out program leaflets and such printed materials. Please pick them up by yourself from specific areas.

⁃ The cloakroom is not available.

⁃ Allow enough time to get into the venue.

Maximum number of participants

30 per tour (1 time per person)

Running Time

Approx. 2 hours


Prices (tax included)

1,100yen Pre-sale sold out

* Insurance fee included

[Day tickets]

Tickets not available.

On Sale Date

Sat, Apr 10, 2021

BOX Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office

Other Information

* The tour is conducted only in Japanese.
* There are up and down stairways in the tour course.
* The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.

Related Event

Tue, May 18, [1] 14:30/Wed, May 19, [2] 11:00

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Backstage Tour—The Architecture


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production Section +81-3-3828-2111

Organizers & Supporters

Organizer: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture

Sponsors & Grantors

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Official Platinum Partner: Ueno Seiyoken