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Museum Visit and Private Tour: KIMONO @ Museum Rietberg

KIMONO Times, Akira Times, 2017 © Akira Times
Saturday, October 14, 2023 14:00 - 15:00
  • Museum Rietberg
    Gablerstrasse 15
    8002 Zürich
  • SJCC Young Professionals

SJCC Members: 20
Non-Members: 30

Indicate your name and the event when paying via TWINT. Discounts may apply (member of museum Rietberg, Swiss Museum cards etc). Please indicate that during the registration.

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Dive into the rich tapestry of Japanese culture with an exclusive guided tour of the “KIMONO” exhibition at Museum Rietberg. Celebrate the kimono’s iconic status, its historical significance, and its evolution as a dynamic fashion statement. This is a unique opportunity to explore over 100 splendid kimonos, paintings, and woodblock prints spanning from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Discover the intricate designs by contemporary fashion creators and understand the profound influence of the kimono on Western fashion since the 17th century.

But that’s not all! After the guided tour, participants are invited to immerse themselves in the permanent exhibition of the museum, offering a broader perspective on world arts and cultures.


  • 13:45 – Gathering at the entrance
  • 14:00 – 15:00 – Guided Tour of the “KIMONO” Exhibition
  • 15:00 onwards – Explore the Permanent Exhibition at your leisure

Join us for this enlightening journey through art and history, and experience firsthand the sartorial and aesthetic significance of the kimono in both Japanese and global contexts.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, October 5th
Payment deadline: Friday, October 6th