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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

R Levow @RLEVOW - 2019-06-20
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Burnaby SD41 @studyinburnaby - 2019-06-19
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OfTheIWord @OfJaredK - 2019-06-19
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Lana Jacel @lanajacel - 2019-06-05
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YLoveJapan @YLoveJapan - 2019-05-24
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Roadtrippers @Roadtrippers - 2019-05-16
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Brian Kern @Jammer1169 - 2019-05-15
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Employed ALUMNA @shonni__ - 2019-05-15
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Employed ALUMNA @shonni__ - 2019-05-15
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Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2019-05-08
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Crystal Braswell @CrystalBraswe15 - 2019-05-03
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Sandra Smith @Coco_Wms - 2019-05-03
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Řízek @god1_illuminati - 2019-04-30
I’m really proud of Japanese American Nisei and like the history.... so that’s why I wanted to go to Japanese Ameri… https://t.co/X71kCBYGX8
sel @SelEstrella - 2019-04-28
National Museum of Fine Arts.
National Museum of Natural History.
Japanese Garden.
Rizal Park.
Z @ZayHussain - 2019-04-25
A US judge sentenced teenage vandals to read books. The boys also had to visit US Holocaust Memorial Museum, Nation… https://t.co/2aRJddmVOY
Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2019-04-23
National Museum of #Taiwan History is offering walking tours to #Tainan's historic sites, areas replete with the cu… https://t.co/C0oS57rnfm
Ministry of Culture 🇹🇼 @CulturalTaiwan - 2019-04-23
National Museum of #Taiwan History is offering walking tours to #Tainan's historic sites, areas replete with the cu… https://t.co/C0oS57rnfm
Naomi Jones @NaomiBJones22 - 2019-04-22
Forest bathing as the Japanese call it! Beautiful weather... relaxing and fun times with family @ St Fagans Nationa… https://t.co/NRrP1VGOQt
セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-15
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.

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セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-15
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.

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rhochy @rho_chelleee - 2019-04-11
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National Museum of Natural History ➡ National Museum of Anthropology ➡ Japanese Park ➡ Luneta Park 💙😍
rhochy @rho_chelleee - 2019-04-11
04.10.19
National Museum of Natural History ➡ National Museum of Anthropology ➡ Japanese Park ➡ Luneta Park 💙😍
セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-11
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.

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セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-11
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.

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セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-08
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.

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セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2019-04-02
Visited “Japanese American National Museum”, LA. You can learn Japanese American history there.
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FCCJ @fccjapan - 2019-04-01
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Tokyotronic @robotopia - 2019-04-01
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