24 JULY 2020

Experience the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony!

At noon, welcome to The Museum to watch the live broadcast of the Ceremony. Throughout the afternoon, activities will be on offer to help you learn more about the culture of the host country. The evening will end with a concert featuring Ajate, an Afrobeat group straight from Japan to get you dancing!

  • Live broadcast of the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Enjoy the chance to follow the traditional Games Opening Ceremony on a giant screen, for an immersive experience to make you feel as if you’re really there.

12 – 6 p.m. - Galerie, TOM Café level +2

  • Concert by Ajate

Check out this group of 10 musicians playing Afrobeat on home-made bamboo instruments. Come and get down to this crazy Japanese beat!

6 – 7.30 p.m. - Galerie, TOM Café level +2

  • Kaki moji workshop!

Boom! Splash! Kerpow! How do you say that in Japanese? Discover the codes of manga and its kaki moji (sound effects lettering), then stand in front of the lens and do your own live version of your favourite scene.

12 – 6 p.m. - Studio, level +1

  • Japanese Corner

A manga library, creative workshops, board games and plenty of other surprises await you in this area, where you can learn all about the favourite games played by Japanese children.

12 – 6 p.m. - Galerie, level +2

  • Mini-visit to the “Sport x Manga” exhibition with a TOM coach

In just 20 minutes, get to the heart of the exhibition and discover the incredible influence sports manga has had on Japanese society.

1 – 6 p.m., every hour – Starting from TOM Café level +2

Free of charge, no need to reserve.