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Currency Museum

Travel Guide - Currency Museum

InformationInformation

Currency Museum operated by Bank of Japan exhibits various Japanese currencies from ancient times to recent days as well as foreign currencies and reference materials related to money. Visitors can learn Japanese history through these currencies. The actual weight of the large-sized artifacts said to be made by historical figures such as Toyotomi Hideyoshi can also be seen here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 – 16:30 *admission until 30 minutes before closing

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (except national holidays)
  • December 29 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 3 minutes walk from Mitsukoshimae Station on the Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line (Z09) or Ginza Line (G12)
  • 8 minutes walk from JR Tokyo Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-3-1, Nihombashihongokucho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0021

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David Fisher @fisherdbus - 2019-08-22
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FOZ Museum @FOZ_Museum - 2019-08-19
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Rachel Harris @racheldharris_ - 2019-08-19
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Middle East Eye @MiddleEastEye - 2019-08-18
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pip Prajapati @007Prajapa - 2019-08-16
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Middle East Eye @MiddleEastEye - 2019-08-15
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Middle East Eye @MiddleEastEye - 2019-08-14
Tourism is one of Jordan's main sources of foreign currency and brings in around 10 percent of the country's GDP
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Middle East Eye @MiddleEastEye - 2019-08-14
Tourism is one of Jordan's main sources of foreign currency and brings in around 10 percent of the country's GDP
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Gareth Harney @OptimoPrincipi - 2019-08-13
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Will @MrBarberella - 2019-08-13
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Libby @libnnc - 2019-08-12
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Ofuchi @TheWinnieAgbu - 2019-08-07
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Shuwar @shuwar_ - 2019-08-06
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