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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

dave makes 🌌🚄 @davemakes - 2019-02-23
Cool accessibility thing at the National Museum of Japanese History in Sakura city, Chiba: these maps of the models… https://t.co/01IhkcTWzk
Jack Chan @jackpchan - 2019-02-22
Learning moments at the Japan National Museum. Explored the best museum in the world for Japanese history and enga… https://t.co/DfRw0xfsCX
Richmond Art Gallery @RAG_Gallery_BC - 2019-02-20
We love the @nikkeimuse 'The Nikkei National Museum in #Burnaby honours, preservs, and shares the Japanese culture… https://t.co/SvUs79fn7e
Tourism Burnaby @Tourism_Burnaby - 2019-02-20
The Nikkei National Museum in #Burnaby honours, preservs, and shares the Japanese culture and Japanese Canadian his… https://t.co/0nCi6iHVrU
Natsuki @peace71544 - 2019-02-18
@6pLSsVqlegg3Ltx Yes. It is sad the main Japanese national museum of history does not tell the whole truth. It is… https://t.co/1rlznldQn1
ri ded @shoripii - 2019-02-15
Ooh Sho went to the Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo/LA on his day off. He shared a couple pics an… https://t.co/gbmLcSDU3i
Bob Boilen @BobBoilen - 2019-02-14
National Museum of American History Commemorates 'Day of Remembrance' with live Performance by Kishi Bashi and disc… https://t.co/MqstPIjuZe
NE555 @Philips_NE555 - 2019-02-10
Special Exhibition 'A Thousand Wonders of Japanese Technology - A brief 150 year history of Japanese modernization'… https://t.co/X2jDctsiGV
Year of Remembrance @YearRemembrance - 2019-02-02
Many thanks to The Japanese American national museum and Jaime for their support of our student researchers and of… https://t.co/IWjqG5OnZD
Year of Remembrance @YearRemembrance - 2019-02-02
Many thanks to The Japanese American national museum and Jaime for their support of our student researchers and of… https://t.co/IWjqG5OnZD
Teresa Van Hoy @TeresaVanHoy - 2019-01-30
Happy to be meeting with the Japanese American National Museum in LA tomorrow to donate Werner’s research and to di… https://t.co/QnHsZyGgvc
Anna Shinoda @AnnaShinoda - 2019-01-29
@sburn582 We love Little Tokyo. The Japanese American National Museum is really great for JA History and Art (They… https://t.co/7lrEMk2SOL
S. E. Kesselring @CaffeineAuthor - 2019-01-17
@adamconover This is absolutely right. The Japanese American National Museum is another great resource to understan… https://t.co/NKrfBF8fQV
Simon Kaner @NorwichDogu - 2019-01-11
Prof Yamada from National Museum of Japanese History now speaking on multiple Jomon burials - a first for Cambridge… https://t.co/e3jsuUhKmK
SN @snepchan - 2019-01-05
The Tokyo National Museum (東京都国立博物館) is pretty cool, since it showcases Japanese art and artifacts from all across… https://t.co/YawDVJkpRC
SN @ 日本 @snepchan - 2019-01-05
The Tokyo National Museum (東京都国立博物館) is pretty cool, since it showcases Japanese art and artifacts from all across… https://t.co/YawDVJkpRC
Diverse Histories + @Diversehistory2 - 2019-01-02
Righting a Wrong - Japanese Americans and World War II

Until Jan 2 2019

National Museum of American History
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Diverse Histories + @Diversehistory2 - 2018-12-30
Righting a Wrong - Japanese Americans and World War II

Until Jan 2 2019

National Museum of American History
USA… https://t.co/3dV2hjicii
ジェンポニー GenPony Giygas @GenocidalPony - 2018-12-24
The Japanese American National History Museum has a lot of stuff about American concentration camps https://t.co/pmy2ZdhlfK
Logan Bard @MartinNewgate - 2018-12-14
Flying to Naples to talk about my current research, and discuss the possibility of me applying to the National Muse… https://t.co/C2zvIbyvw2
Diverse Histories + @Diversehistory2 - 2018-12-12
Righting a Wrong - Japanese Americans and World War II

Until Jan 2 2019

National Museum of American History
USA… https://t.co/ftdkE67Hat
FreedomoftheStreets @Freedom_Streets - 2018-12-10
@EgenolfGallery @rekihaku In @rekihaku, the National Museum of Japanese History, in Sakura. Enjoy!
Inman Elementary @inmanSD41 - 2018-12-07
Students in Div. 3 visiting the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre to deepen their understanding of Japanes… https://t.co/ASVJoI0jwP
Andrés Ramos @Andres_I_Ramos - 2018-12-06
Andersonville was the site of an infamous Confederate POW camp. The site now houses the National POW museum. Right… https://t.co/PKWCTT9k37
Andrés Ramos @Andres_I_Ramos - 2018-12-06
Andersonville was the site of an infamous Confederate POW camp. The site now houses the National POW museum. Right… https://t.co/PvcJIroUPP
Diverse Histories + @Diversehistory2 - 2018-12-05
Righting a Wrong - Japanese Americans and World War II

Until Jan 2 2019

National Museum of American History
USA… https://t.co/7n17HaN99B
Diverse Histories + @Diversehistory2 - 2018-11-30
Righting a Wrong - Japanese Americans and World War II

Until Jan 2 2019

National Museum of American History
USA… https://t.co/BWyK7rD6C1
🎃🖤Head Witch in Charge👻처녀귀신🖤🎃 @nightwingnugget - 2018-11-29
@its_willyu You should check out the new 'ganbatte' exhibit at the japanese american national museum, their permane… https://t.co/ib7k8zSh2d
優衣 @yuichan814 - 2018-11-27
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優衣🌹 @yuichan814 - 2018-11-27
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