teamLab Borderless in Odaiba will close in August 2022

Just three years after its opening in the summer of 2018, the Odaiba digital art museum teamLab without borders announced its closure around this time next year. But do not worry ; unlike dozens of Tokyo attractions that have been forced to close permanently amid the pandemic, the ever-popular museum is preparing to open a new site in the city center sometime in 2023.

Photo: Courtesy of teamLab

The closure of teamLab Borderless will follow a series of closures at the Palette Town complex, which include Zepp Tokyo and Fort of Venus, to make way for a massive redevelopment of the waterfront. teamLab Borderless has just celebrated the Guinness World Record as the most visited museum in the world dedicated to a single group, artist or collective. So while the details of this upcoming install haven’t been revealed yet, you can bet it will strive to outdo the first.

teamLab without borders
Photo: Reversible rotation, Flying Beyond Borders – One Stroke, Cold Light teamLab, 2019, Digital installation, Sound: Hideaki Takahashi

The last opening day will be August 31, 2022. So you still have one year to visit this stellar Tokyo attraction and discover the mesmerizing immersive works of art. And in case you missed it, teamLab Borderless recently unveiled 25 new and updated exhibits.

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