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Asakura Museum of Sculpture (Asakura Choso Museum)

Travel Guide - Asakura Museum of Sculpture (Asakura Choso Museum)

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Asakura Museum of Sculpture was originally the studio and residence of Fumio Asakura, a founder of modern Japanese engravings who produced many statuary arts in the 20th century including the statue of Okuma Shigenobu at Waseda University.
There are some 100 of Asakusa's works such as human and feline bronze figures are on display. Interior of the traditional Japanese architecture style residence, the rooftop garden with scenic beauty, and the beautiful "Goten-no-Suitei" inner garden endowed with seasonal changes in the scenery can also be enjoyed.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 16:30

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays, Fridays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 500 yen (General, Adult)
  • 250 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Nippori Station on the JR lines, Keisei Main Line (KS02) or Nippori-Toneri Liner

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 7-18-10, Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0001

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Real JapaneseGardens @RealJapanGarden - 2018-08-19
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