Temporary Closure of Japan House London ,  20 March - 19 April

In the interest of staff and visitor health, and compliance with the U.K. Government’s advice around preventative measures to hinder the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), Japan House London is temporarily closed. This closure will last until 19 April (inclusive), although we will keep the situation under constant review.

All events scheduled to take place within this period, including the main exhibition, have also been postponed or cancelled. The Shop, The Stand and Akira restaurant will also be closed at this time.

Any changes to the above status will be communicated through our website, social media channels and by email to our newsletter subscribers.


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During this period of closure, we will fulfil our role in broadening the appreciation of Japan’s contribution to 21st Century, through our digital channels. Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting some of the interesting stories and videos to be found on our website as well introducing our social media followers and eNewsletter recipients to other crafts, cultures, arts and technologies from Japan. 


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We look forward to welcoming you back to Japan House London as soon as it is safe to do so. In the meantime, we advise all visitors to take note of the government and NHS advice online.


If you have any questions, please email info@japanhouselondon.uk