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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

【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-08-24
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【公式】東京国立近代美術館 広報 @MOMAT60th - 2019-07-30
Why don't you get in touch with the history of Japanese animations? “Isao Takahata: A Legend in Japanese Animation'… https://t.co/FprOo0MDQ1
The Japan Times @japantimes - 2019-07-24
The JT is giving away tickets to 'The Summer of Mononoke (Specters): Ghosts and Yokai in Edo Culture' at the Nation… https://t.co/WNrHlDEfr9
The Japan Times: A&E @japantimes_arts - 2019-07-24
'The Summer of Mononoke (Specters): Ghosts and Yokai in Edo Culture' at the National Museum of Japanese History https://t.co/IoAf1MyPvK
Matt Alt @Matt_Alt - 2019-07-23
Yokai news! National Museum of Japanese History's 'Mononoke Summer' exhibit runs July 30-Sept. 8. Vintage parade sc… https://t.co/VzJuJzegq6
Travel Japan @Travel21JPN - 2019-07-21
【TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM - Learning about Japanese Culture and History】
'The museum is a place you definetely must vi… https://t.co/e2pPF3okPL
Dr. Paula R. Curtis @paularcurtis - 2019-07-16
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Peter Julian @MPJulian - 2019-07-15
Congratulations to Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre for your Re-Opening ceremony tonight. What a honour to… https://t.co/B5lx7EhdWp
sam ikehara @clowndentist - 2019-07-13
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Alexander @astrooooav - 2019-07-09
Important to remember the role of language in selectively choosing what government sanctioned and enforced detentio… https://t.co/hRsgEe3PNn
Alexander V @astrooooav - 2019-07-09
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FAITH IN TOMORROW @SuttonEks915 - 2019-07-07
@psychdr100 @dc_tribune Maybe they need to go through DC NATIONAL MUSEUM OF African-American history;look at histor… https://t.co/Q7hMpqiDFQ
allie. @RamenGrrl - 2019-07-06
@AlishaRai interesting bit of history for you... He's also one of the stories at the Japanese American National Mus… https://t.co/6B6ifrfz9a
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@mrslyonslibrary @MrRoss1515 @BrianDeWagner I visited the Japanese Internment exhibit at the National History Museu… https://t.co/PL5gSizXds
Jiahua Mandarin School @JiahuaLanguage - 2019-07-03
invaders tried several times to plunder it. To protect this rare cultural relic, the local people reburied it and t… https://t.co/AQzuiv982Z
Corey Noxon @ArchaeoJapan - 2019-06-30
@Antiproton_com I thought I had some more personal pictures of Jomon clay earrings, but this is the only one I coul… https://t.co/8S17ts8ExY
R Levow @RLEVOW - 2019-06-20
@ZerlinaMaxwell @HeyNikki1 The National Museum of American History in DC had an exhibit last summer on the Japanese… https://t.co/4nqlwmculb
Burnaby SD41 @studyinburnaby - 2019-06-19
The Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre is a fantastic place to go check out Japanese culture and Japanese-Can… https://t.co/63n3072YRG
OfTheIWord @OfJaredK - 2019-06-19
From the National Museum of American History (@amhistorymuseum) regarding Japanese Internment Camps. Seems appropri… https://t.co/f89UQv5WFe
Lana Jacel @lanajacel - 2019-06-05
It was raining yesterday so we spent considerable time at National Museum of Taiwan History. I learned abt the Taka… https://t.co/Pp3DSLwBvy
Stu Iles @rekishinihon - 2019-05-28
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Wes Kriesel @weskriesel - 2019-05-27
Exploring #losangeles on #MemorialDay and found a memorial relating the story of the 'Go For Broke' motto of our Ni… https://t.co/KlrnP8ZeaW
ayumi koso@work @iyoumek - 2019-05-25
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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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