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Currency Museum

Travel Guide - Currency Museum

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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

TweetsTweets

Melissa 🗻 @anandadaydream - 2018-02-18
Also poked around the museum at the old courthouse, where I found old candy packaging and currency to geek out over… https://t.co/69qZGM6UXH
Art Exhibitions LDN @EXLON_dot_org - 2018-02-16
FINALLY DECIMALISED TODAY in 1971 AFTER FIRST PROPOSED IN 1824, DISMISSED AS HAVING FEW MERITS IN 1859 AND LATER SU… https://t.co/7YvKEdlozX
Dunblane Museum @DunblaneMuseum - 2018-02-16
#OnThisDay 1971 a new decimal currency took effect across the United Kingdom. Dunblane Museum has a collection of c… https://t.co/UZxy22Y0th
Lyn Powell @vlynpowell - 2018-02-15
@biblewilliams Jefferson Memorial on the Tidal Basin is my favorite site in DC. Bureau of Engraving & Printing migh… https://t.co/inJ7qhgAq3
Ụ́kpụ́rụ́ @ukpuru - 2018-02-14
A manilla, a form of currency, from around the 9th century, found at Igbo Ukwu. On display at the British Museum. https://t.co/H05xJXIoC4
Gaki @bloodiigaki - 2018-02-13
Tell me all about those dark corridors and stranger shadows,
What currency is used in your troubled head?
Show me w… https://t.co/CWLMyS7BIW
Gaki @bloodiigaki - 2018-02-13
Tell me all about those dark corridors and stranger shadows,
What currency is used in your troubled head?
Show me w… https://t.co/CWLMyS7BIW
Gaki @bloodiigaki - 2018-02-13
Tell me all about those dark corridors and stranger shadows,
What currency is used in your troubled head?
Show me w… https://t.co/CWLMyS7BIW
Paul Jenks @jenkspl64 - 2018-02-12
Shihsanhang Museum to display a land sale deed from 1803 between a Taiwan Aborigine and a Han. The land was paid f… https://t.co/0UAr9heiBJ
Bill Lord @Joga5 - 2018-02-11
@awintershiver Unfortunately I was stood in the exhibition on art in communist currency at THE British Museum when… https://t.co/ipcVLh1G09
Bruh everything sucks @Galli116 - 2018-02-11
Where TF does eggman get all his money from for all his high tech gear? Is it like simply holding onto the chaos ge… https://t.co/luBrHKv1lH
Gary-Jon Lysaght @GJLysaght - 2018-02-11
I arrive in #Kadina, keen as a bean to go to the currency museum, only to find out it closed 10 years ago. ☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️
Gary-Jon Lysaght @GJLysaght - 2018-02-11
I arrive in #Kadina, keen as a bean to go to the currency museum, only to find out it closed 10 years ago. ☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️☹️
M-S Enterprises @msentprs - 2018-02-11
Mysteries at your Museum: Mr. Clark and his 5-cent currency https://t.co/c53Ko1IB7T
ChicagoFed @ChicagoFed - 2018-02-10
#MoneyMuseumFunFacts #RealorCounterfeit? In 1929, U.S. Federal Reserve currency was redesigned to have a standard s… https://t.co/jOrc3cOWHy
Comrade Balding @BaldingsWorld - 2018-02-10
I want to go to the Korean Currency Museum. My wife and three young children do not. I think they are won (rim shot)
The Old Currency Exchange @old_currency_ex - 2018-02-10
A nice article on the #numismatic #museum in Lima, Peru !
Its on a recent @CoinTalk World #Coins forum post and wel… https://t.co/WDiJSwnBQq
beijingboyce @beijingboyce - 2018-02-10
@BaldingsWorld Azerbaijani's currency museum is a quick visit. It only takes a manat...
Dave's Travel Corner @DaveDTC - 2018-02-07
A fascinating look at Thailand's currency, history of money, banking and various financial institutions touring the… https://t.co/kxSqtiLnbU
MPB School @MPaulBaxter - 2018-02-07
MPB Gr 4 Bank Museum Visit: learning about currency! https://t.co/Il74S67s6p
Patricia IS HUMAN @SwimPatricia - 2018-02-07
Folks...I have been tweeting and liking stuff on the internet for a while aside from TOTALLY RANDOMNESS I go from a… https://t.co/HhcbB6cMKQ
PatriciaSwims @SwimPatricia - 2018-02-07
Folks...I have been tweeting and liking stuff on the internet for a while aside from TOTALLY RANDOMNESS I go from a… https://t.co/HhcbB6cMKQ
Bryan Markovitz @bryanmarkovitz - 2018-02-06
@omarandres8 Er, I meant to say Tom Wolfe. Though that child actor guy in the black vest is a bit more Even Cowgirl… https://t.co/KjbtRUuu1w
David Gerard @davidgerard - 2018-02-06
@rggoldie but if not for 'NUMBER GO UP' in the past year, bitcoin would long been in the Museum of Hilariously Fail… https://t.co/E2azzlRBQn
Helena Tacy @HelenaTacy - 2018-02-05
*at the museum, 2177*
Tour guide: And here you can see @DavidKHarbour, the man who pioneered the use of retweets as… https://t.co/ueGmoUGCIB
Jane Hoodless @JaneHoodless - 2018-02-05
“This being a London phenomenon it was invariably described in local currency...” #TowerBridge #WembleyStadium… https://t.co/Vh0rDhOTJd
Carcher @carch3r - 2018-02-04
#coachfiance and I are looking at honeymooning in Iceland for 2019. I mis-read the punctuation of currency and thou… https://t.co/nn2C9kOiYc
Gavin Dobson @GavinDobson4 - 2018-02-04
Went to Ottawa and my friend took this picture of me at the currency museum in Ottawa❤️💙 https://t.co/dCkVIMQoqq
Jordan Patzwald @nickjordan89 - 2018-02-02
In London,England at the British Museum, there is a wing dedicated to Global Currency. Check out the only Canadian… https://t.co/dFcCxop83O
GreekHistory Podcast @greekhistorypod - 2018-01-31
On Money & Power: Exhibition Explores Ancient Currency—The Museum of Cycladic Art (@cycladic_museum) is currently h… https://t.co/vmRvGIN0Cm

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