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Currency Museum

Travel Guide - Currency Museum


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


  • 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


🪐 BLM ✊🏾 FA&FO🌹 See 📌ed @threatenwheel - 2020-09-29
@acnhsilverbay Give us the option of having a standalone building or putting him in the museum. Personally, we're o… https://t.co/7RuYsj8crj
Liz Loveland @lizl_genealogy - 2020-09-28
@oldscotbooks @packrat74 The Kingdom had its own currency 🤷🏻‍♀️

(I saw some in a museum)
omanspire @omanspire - 2020-09-27
The restoration process that lasted a year by the conservation and preservation team at the National Museum include… https://t.co/utr5G7KSb7
sharki 🔮 @TheArtSharki - 2020-09-26
My piece for the @haderzine !!! Sir George Armstrong Custer from Night of the Museum! His flowing golden locks that… https://t.co/IkhCSTbzee
sharki🔮 @TheArtSharki - 2020-09-26
My piece for the @haderzine !!! Sir George Armstrong Custer from Night of the Museum! His flowing golden locks that… https://t.co/IkhCSTbzee
unwanted shark🔮 @TheArtSharki - 2020-09-26
My piece for the @haderzine !!! Sir George Armstrong Custer from Night of the Museum! His flowing golden locks that… https://t.co/IkhCSTbzee
Absa South Africa @AbsaSouthAfrica - 2020-09-25
This answer would surprise you! Learn about our currency today in a virtual tour of the Absa Money Museum… https://t.co/YwE4t5AAzv
Biniam @BiniamNY - 2020-09-25
@Eri_Indep_Bloc @erythrea2013 How about sending the old Etio currency to the Museum of Adi Halo?
Ulises Infante @ulisesview - 2020-09-24
@LayahHeilpern The physical currency has remained in the museum since 2008. #Crypto #CryptoTwitter #CryptoNews… https://t.co/8MCkSSMxG7
Durotriges Project @Durotrigesdig - 2020-09-23
Prehistoric + metalwork found by navvys in the construction of the railway at Spettisbury Rings hillfort: bronze ca… https://t.co/gzb0iS9ed0
Museum Facts @Museum_Facts - 2020-09-20
In 1695, Captain Henry Every, an English pirate along with five other pirate captains captured Indian Mughals empir… https://t.co/Z9tTxr1Daz
Marietta Numismatic @mariettanumis - 2020-09-18
the latest addition to my #etsy shop: Nikola Tesla 5 Novih Dinara (1994) Banknote. Yugoslavian Currency. Tesla Muse… https://t.co/sg0knfftoA
irishinmanchesteruk @irishinmanches1 - 2020-09-18
@fionamflanagan1 Any time that I get home to Ireland, being a history buff, I go directly to the National Museum of… https://t.co/S10q9kJPQI
BookingWolves @WolvesBooking - 2020-09-16
https://t.co/O3BiE6nY38 This hotel is 13 mi (20.9 km) from Lido and 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from CR7 Museum. Best advent… https://t.co/TijCLtsfv5
Currency Michaels @CurrencyMichael - 2020-09-16
A few EXCLUSIVE Currency Studio items are now PUBLIC https://t.co/MP8IYDYcfa
Samjezcol @samjezcol - 2020-09-16
@NumisChat I think museum collect info about digital currency,like books or get info of website by print it physical.
_san @sanOxin - 2020-09-12
@shwetasinghkirt @Change Madame tussade will happen eventually. Plz save your internet currency for his justice now… https://t.co/yoZaXe3I2X
Lina Goldberg @MovetoCambodia - 2020-09-11
Cambodia's newest, and very niche, museum is the Museum of Money and Economy, and @PeteAFord has a lot to say about… https://t.co/YsSgH6c3de
Ms Shagun Gupta @ShagunG70693215 - 2020-09-09
The Liaoning Provincial Museum is a museum of history & fine arts in Shenyang. It has archaeological exhibits, Bron… https://t.co/PgJYxqvO8i
Reckon @reckonsouth - 2020-09-09
A collection of Jim Crow-era photos shot in the Mobile by Gordon Parks may be 60 years old, but thanks to the HBO s… https://t.co/xtXx9O1ui7
Amanda Myre @Amanda_Myre - 2020-09-08
My dear husband has been creating a miniature currency museum in our bathroom. I think he may have achieved Peak Dad.
Bank of Japan @Bank_of_Japan_e - 2020-09-08
The BOJ's Currency Museum content is now available for you to enjoy at home! You can also access our EN/JP audio gu… https://t.co/E8qfgO9xNf
Damian Miranda @chirpydamian - 2020-09-08
@GWR1970 @ConorEatonSmith @MarkVipond @BBCPolitics All this time the sterling was a second currency of the EU and W… https://t.co/GWlGI2066G
Nick Skinner TV @skinner_nick - 2020-09-08
Shocked to actually see this. Currency issued by the Nazis in a concentration camp near Prague. Thanks to the… https://t.co/l5L6XvogAW
Carl T O @Carl67468851 - 2020-09-07
Ohiaeri Museum may have a new currency for currency settlements worldwide #worldfunds https://t.co/A7DExjAQyL
Awakened Mind @Spleg3 - 2020-09-06
@cherbic555 @MattHancock “He was one of them. He sold his humanity for fiat currency and artificial power. But afte… https://t.co/2MMg8NQbNI
Gaijin Goombah - 外人グーンバ @GaijinGoombah - 2020-09-06
YOOOOO!!! Aki got me 'mon' and early yen coins! Pre-yen currency of Japan! Its a tiny museum piece! https://t.co/kes88BjGII
Ketan Joshi @ketanwrites - 2020-09-04
Mani Bhavan - Gandhi's base in Mumbai - now a museum. Nice dioramas in the gallery - but overall sadly neglected an… https://t.co/qzqRyoOFzF
Timothy Huyer @tim4hire - 2020-09-02
@DisneyTory @sophiefair The history of currency is a fascinating one (Oscar Wilde implies this in one of his plays)… https://t.co/Fm7dFFoXPv
Abenezer/ rangerTGfan @itsmeAbeni - 2020-09-01
@TypicalLisaAnn Ohhhh I forgot the currency difference that’s why then well but if you do get the money to cop some… https://t.co/PXNDduZs4I
DrayAllen @Allen4Dray - 2020-09-01
@arayoclassic @derekaneshaye_ Your little birdies are probably Ostriches (they are birds quite alright, but can't f… https://t.co/k6FYjxWWue


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