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National Museum of Japanese History

Travel Guide - National Museum of Japanese History

InformationInformation

National Museum of Japanese History supports systematic research, collection, preservation and exhibition of Japanese history and culture. Exhibitions are picked up from the course of Japanese history and culture, and are arranged on the base of specific themes for each period with an emphasis on the daily lives of the Japanese. Excavated earthenware, a model of Rajo-mon (or Rasho-mon) Gate at the ancient capital Heijo-kyo, and a National Treasure "The Records of the Grand Historian, Song Edition" are exhibited.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:00 (March - September)
  • 9:00 - 16:30 (October - February)

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • December 27 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 420 yen (General, Adult)
  • 250 yen (Student)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes from JR Sakura Station by the bus bound for Tamachi-shako. Get off at Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan-iriguchi Bus stop.
  • 15 minutes walk from Keisei-Sakura Station on the Keisei Main Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 117, Jonaicho, Sakura-shi, Chiba, 285-0017

TweetsTweets

BungakuReportEN @BungakuReportEN - 2020-03-27
The National Museum of Japanese History has opened its YouTube channel.
First post about their special exhibition '… https://t.co/VomDVESHCM
日本時間学会 @JSTS_TimeStudy - 2020-03-19
He also holds research positions at the Institute for Oriental Studies at Daito Bunka University in Tokyo and the N… https://t.co/13Gq000p8G
Metrolink @Metrolink - 2020-03-10
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Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2020-03-02
There are three prefectural halls respectively in #Taichung, Taipei (now the Control Yuan), and Tainan (now the Nat… https://t.co/e6rfcSkFfD
Prison_Health @Prison_Health - 2020-03-01
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Jeffrey J. Hall 🇯🇵🇺🇸 @mrjeffu - 2020-02-25
Labor disputes and copying Buddhist sutras in #Japan's Nara Period (710–794): The National Museum of Japanese Histo… https://t.co/uCyCyDe0VK
Metrolink @Metrolink - 2020-02-25
Little Tokyo's Japanese American National Museum latest contemporary art exhibit, 'Transcendients: Heroes at Border… https://t.co/Js2X5LNDTd
Prison_Health @Prison_Health - 2020-02-25
The Japanese American Incarceration Era Collection at the National Museum of American History… https://t.co/JuMD8FLYxJ
SWIdahoNOW @SWIdahoNOW - 2020-02-20
February 19 is Day of Remembrance when we look back on our shameful history of imprisoning our fellow Americans due… https://t.co/6oXXimZTfV
Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective @OriginsOSU - 2020-02-19
Seventy-five years ago today, American soldiers landed on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima, beginning five weeks of… https://t.co/9YRfDSrWwm
Channa @laorenchanna - 2020-02-18
@BeijingPalmer @DagBoee In Taipei, I prefer almost any museum to National Palace (I'm a fan of the contemporary art… https://t.co/UNfSSBwKhR
The Japan News @The_Japan_News - 2020-02-18
The National Museum of Japanese History in Sakura, Chiba Prefecture is currently hosting an exhibit that explains h… https://t.co/I6uaUQ2QYR
ねこ式 Neko-siki @nekosikiart - 2020-02-14
(18)'Izumo and Yamato' at Tokyo National Museum.
By comparing two cultures between Izumo (Shimane Pref) and Yamato… https://t.co/ojFtxAKL2y
DD India @DDIndialive - 2020-02-12
A Japanese exhibition- 'Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan' commemorating the victims of the 2011 Tohoku earth… https://t.co/G6zpGf9cf9
Metrolink @Metrolink - 2020-02-11
Little Tokyo's Japanese American National Museum latest contemporary art exhibit, 'Transcendients: Heroes at Border… https://t.co/5NrcvQf8Gk
쥬리_문(쥬리) @moonjulie7 - 2020-02-04
@0926Kyawawa @shinoko15590093 @sinna_131 @horikoshiko If you don't know THE HISTORY then, I will share URL which is… https://t.co/amN2JwoGHA
BungakuReportEN @BungakuReportEN - 2020-02-02
【Events】
Japan'™s Undeclared War: International Society and Japan's 1930s China Policy

by Fumi Yoshii - Associate… https://t.co/ZRNzFMRtKc
Prison_Health @Prison_Health - 2020-02-02
'Righting a Wrong': Idaho State Museum offers glimpse inside Japanese internment camps during WWII. 'This story is… https://t.co/t613f47mBu
Gen @gentansh - 2020-01-28
@seanmcblane94 If you want to geek out on History related to the Japanese occupation of Singapore, there’s the Nati… https://t.co/PGgi9CDg9R
Prison_Health @Prison_Health - 2020-01-28
'Righting a Wrong': Idaho State Museum offers glimpse inside Japanese internment camps during WWII. 'This story is… https://t.co/SeOH56JDtp
Doug Petcash @DougPetcashKTVB - 2020-01-24
'This story is an Idaho story but it's also a national story and I think it really shows us part of a big picture o… https://t.co/GhAKYgqRGW
FHD Tokyo @fhdtokyo - 2020-01-18
Weekend tips,
If you like Japanese art and history,
Tokyo National Museum is a good place to visit.… https://t.co/6FrE41QHls
Japan House London @japanhouseldn - 2020-01-17
On 23 Jan, Tone Toshiya offers a talk shedding light on the history of the Ainu in Japan and the Japanese Governmen… https://t.co/sAaRAKdFm0
❄️ Crystal @Michicanner - 2020-01-15
I didn’t learn about this until college. And was horrified. The national art museum in DC has a room full art by… https://t.co/3GTxmoqUsB
Angela Tackett @AngelaTackett5 - 2020-01-14
The National World War II Museum has an excellent lesson plan on the internment of Japanese Americans. Using the g… https://t.co/FmLiTOoTl1
Facing History LA @FacingHistoryLA - 2020-01-14
To attend one of the 4 #OpenHouse events at either the Facing History LA office (FHLA) or the Japanese American Nat… https://t.co/0osxAHveeX
Valerie Landfair, Ph.D. @1Firstfruit - 2019-12-21
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IndianWells ArtsFest @iwartsfestival - 2019-12-18
😃 Over 40 museums will drop their admission fees on Saturday, January 25. It’s the perfect opportunity to knock a c… https://t.co/5xSJf1KbuB
Nancy @nanseaaaa - 2019-12-11
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Nikkei Australia @NikkeiAustralia - 2019-11-22
The National Museum of Japanese History is seeking international researchers for its Visiting Scholar and Invitatio… https://t.co/q5dFEGmPqy

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