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Drum Museum (Taiko-kan)

Travel Guide - Drum Museum (Taiko-kan)


Drum Museum is the world's first museum which specializes in drums. The museum exhibits about 200 drums from a collection of 900 drums collected by a long-established drum shop. The drums are not only from Japan but also from around the world, including Asia, Africa, Europe and America. You can play on the most of the drums displayed here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 17:00


  • Mondays and Tuesdays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

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

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Tawaramachi Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G18)
  • 5 minutes walk from Asakusa Station on the Tsukuba Express (03)
  • 7 minutes walk from Asakusa Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G19), Tobu Skytree Line (TS01), or Toei Asakusa Line (A18)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2-1-1, Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 111-0032


Anthro New England @Anthro_NE - 2020-02-23
⚠️breaking news: due to overwhelming interest, we’re planning a SECOND Taiko Drum Master tournament at 6PM!

we can… https://t.co/Ty8jDYj8u8
Jean Lorber @jlorber4 - 2020-02-23
@AnneofManyNames every chase scene is set to this taiko drum pulse quickener

(っ'-')╮=͟͟͞♡ @ganbare_TayChou - 2020-02-22
Even playing drum master- 4 years later, I might add- I often get terrible flashbacks and I'm consumed by regret an… https://t.co/WQeOQwFN1M
Anthro New England @Anthro_NE - 2020-02-22
NEXT. shoutouts to the winners of our Time Crisis 2⏰🔫 tournament:


⚠️… https://t.co/h2WDdnmS00
Ayodele Drum & Dance @AyodeleDrum - 2020-02-22
Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design artists-in-residence, Ayodele Drum and Dance, will hold a high-e… https://t.co/110cpuUjZJ
Ayodele Drum & Dance @AyodeleDrum - 2020-02-22
Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design artists-in-residence, Ayodele Drum and Dance, will hold a high-e… https://t.co/ANatOH2AHr
Dai @ ANE!! @FurryPinkFoxy - 2020-02-22
This kid is banging on the drums and a friend using their hands to play Taiko on the same drum at ANE and it hurts to watch
Lord Kuma Is Dying Everyday💮 @fadzilnoir - 2020-02-22
My first perfect in Taiko Tatsujin V. Playing Taiko using my clumsy fingers instead of real drum sticks is hard 😭😭😭 https://t.co/kacQYnNqUV
Nonprofit Quarterly @npquarterly - 2020-02-22
It seems like we need to keep beating the drum about conflicts of interest, since executives continue to damage the… https://t.co/CiqKUCGZpq
The Canadian Gamer @Canada_Gaming - 2020-02-22
MoKo Taiko Drum Game Wired Controller for Nintendo Switch Tiako Drum Master Game https://t.co/j32F3JysUv #gaming… https://t.co/Wdbemr88nO
paul montgomery @fuzzytypewriter - 2020-02-22
Correct answer: Taiko drum for workout. Baroque for cool down. Gilbert and Sullivan when he’s supposed to be relaxi… https://t.co/yET7WBTrAi
ronnie[2nd class traitor]mcgowan @roketronnie - 2020-02-22
Friday nightcap; a cup of Russian Caravan in my Lübeck mug,Gräss was controversial, the Tin Drum though a great boo… https://t.co/QEwBA29Zc5
A Canard Honor, Sir @canardhonorsir - 2020-02-21
maybe that'll kill some time with the demo for Taiko No Tatsujin Drum n Fun on Switch and I love it.
AmericanIndianMuseum @SmithsonianNMAI - 2020-02-21
Join us tonight at the museum in DC for the #MotherTongueFilmFestival!
6pm | Opening reception & the intertribal… https://t.co/PJtC3OFpX9
Carlos Tobias @Nickademis - 2020-02-21
https://t.co/o133TiS3JI Watch as I follow to the beat of my own drum...just kidding, join me as I play Taiko Mast… https://t.co/QrWMDbxyjs
Carlos Tobias @Nickademis - 2020-02-21
@MooshieLives https://t.co/o133TiS3JI Watch as I follow to the beat of my own drum...just kidding, join me as I pl… https://t.co/mU2f2Ki6lt
Encino Chamber @encinochamber - 2020-02-21
The start of a fantastic ribbon cutting and grand re-opening of McDonald's of Encino with the Carmelite Taiko drum… https://t.co/XHAbX1vc9e
Kazoo 🏳️‍🌈🦌 @esmahasakazoo - 2020-02-21
@luulubuu Mine is Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum N' Fun
Don't get me wrong, it's a super fun game, but I wish I waited to… https://t.co/fCALhmBuAq
Michiel A. Kroder @MKStayOnTarget - 2020-02-21
@Cantonasghost @videowizardspod Yikes. My daughter beat 3 unknowns at Mario Kart GP DX. She chose the Taiko drum character, Don-chan.
Misogynoir Dracula Vladmir Tepes @honya_mnyas - 2020-02-21
@KVLTPOP I think its Haruri, Neru (or Rin/Len?), Taiko Drum Master and Probably Miku (but not sure of that one)
Momma DCI (aka Ann) @MommaDCI - 2020-02-21
Hey drum corps peeps — Is anyone keeping a list of #DCI2020 show or repertoire or artist/composer announcements? It… https://t.co/6Jgj8pEemt
Rusty!! 💚 @RustyFoxxo - 2020-02-21

Steve Moore @themaddrummer - 2020-02-21
I’ve been contacted by an incredible museum, asking for the drums used in the WRONG GIG Video. I can’t share any de… https://t.co/RJZXikyRVU
Vala Afshar @ValaAfshar - 2020-02-21
Taiko (太鼓) is the Japanese word for drum.

An ensemble taiko drumming is called kumi-daiko (組太鼓, 'set of drums').… https://t.co/WdPXaHDjUH
le monke de gold @KeepItWilde - 2020-02-21
@_K4TSU @crispygyu @AAAAAGGHHHH Is that Taiko drum master I see?
𓆑 candy 🍓 @candysqz - 2020-02-21
does anyone have that drum duck video edited so she’s playing taiko master i need it
Aimasan @MyBrainRanAway - 2020-02-20
Making me pick favourites how dare
After some (very difficult) deliberation:

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Genesis)
Elite… https://t.co/26BBG3C1VB
Brian Cruz @SpiritofVersace - 2020-02-20
Me playing Typing of the dead AND Taiko Drum Master https://t.co/0QwbD2w8a0
Caravan guruvan @CaravanGuruvan - 2020-02-20
Moved off Park Avenue this week and took up residence along the boardwalk. Cops seem ok with tent as long as we bre… https://t.co/LMxingE5Y2
Din☆Din @DinAimuuru - 2020-02-20
I did it. I cleared the alphabet song in taiko no tatsujin.

It's got a nice drum beat tho lol.


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