Empty view of the Japanese gallery.

The way of tea

Demonstration / 8 Dec 2023 – 26 Apr 2024

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Mitsubishi Corporation

Event information

8 Dec 2023 – 26 Apr 2024

Please note this event only runs on specific days.

Rooms 92–94

Free, just drop in

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A free demonstration of a Japanese tea ceremony, given by members of the Urasenke Foundation London Branch.

The demonstration in Room 92: Japan (The Mitsubishi Corporation Japanese Galleries) will be accompanied by a brief explanation of the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan (this will be in English).

To attend this event

This event runs from 14.00–14.30 and 15.00–15.30 on the following days:

  • Friday 22 September
  • Friday 13 October
  • Friday 27 October
  • Friday 10 November
  • Friday 24 November
  • Friday 8 December
  • Friday 26 January
  • Friday 9 February
  • Friday 23 February
  • Friday 8 March
  • Friday 12 April
  • Friday 26 April

You're advised to book a free timed ticket to guarantee entry to the Museum. The Main entrance is on Great Russell Street. Your timed ticket also allows you to explore the permanent collection. See the Visit page for more information.

Please note spaces are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.