Cultural Heritage Online is a portal site (electronic information square) for the cultural heritage of our country run by the Agency for Cultural Affairs. You can access information such as national treasures and important cultural assets work provided by the museums throughout the country. Refer to the "Help" section for details on how to search, etc...
We will introduce Japanese cultural heritages registered as UNESCO World Heritage sites.
We will introduce Japanese intangible cultural heritages registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage sites.
You can watch videos of traditional crafts and folk performing arts.
Event & What's New
- NoticeWe are looking for trainees for Kabuki actors, Nohgaku and Bunraku. (Japan Arts Council)
Cultural Heritage Online relaunched its website in April 2022.
The new design and the addition of a new digital viewer function, "The Time Machine Navigation of JAPAN " will surely bring us new joys and experiences.
We hope you will continue to make use of our services.
In order to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection, some museums and art galleries are taking measures such as temporary closures, changes in exhibition periods, and cancellation of events.
For details, please check each museum's website.
Reference: (Agency for Cultural Affairs website)
Response to the Countermeasures against Infectious Diseases Related to the New Coronavirus
- 7/23/2022 - 8/28/2022
- Events 夏季企画展「里山の石仏 ー松之山の祈りと信仰ー」 (十日町市博物館)
- 7/15/2022 - 8/28/2022
- Events 夏季特別展覧会「ようこそ！美術の森へ~いろんな絵、見てみよう！~」 (八代市立博物館未来の森ミュージアム)
- 7/16/2022 - 8/31/2022
- Events 令和４年度 小・中学生のための歴史教室「ブンタを探せ！－展示室をスミからスミまで探検しよう－」 (文京ふるさと歴史館)
- 7/21/2022 - 9/4/2022
- Events 企画展「浮世絵と絵図からみる箱根七湯」 (箱根町立郷土資料館)
- 6/24/2022 - 9/4/2022
- Events 土佐藩歴代藩主展 (高知県立高知城歴史博物館)