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National Theater of Japan

National Theater of Jaan National Theater of Japan is the theater for Japanese traditional performing arts built in 1966.
It is located west of Kokyo, and is 0.6 km north of National Diet of Japan.

Tt has three theaters.
The Large Theater (1,610 seats) is for Kabuki, Japanese dancing and drama, and the Small Theater (590 seats) for Bunraku, Gagaku and other performaces.
And there is the Engei Hall (300 seats) for Rakugo and Manzai (Traditional popular entertainment).

National Theater of Japan official website

How to get to here

By subway

  • About 5 minutes walk from Hanzomon station (Hanzomon Line)
  • About 10 minutes walk from Nagatacho station (Yurakucho, Nanboku Lines)



National Theater of Japan
Entrance of the Large Theater

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