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Silk Museum (Silk Center)

Travel Guide - Silk Museum (Silk Center)


Yokohama was once developed by exporting silk products. Silk Museum, located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the Silk Center building, introduces the history of Japanese silk industry by displaying the traditional silk manufacturing process, various kinds of silk products and educational materials relating to silk. You can also try handweaving with the staff's assistance.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 16:30 *admission until 30 minutes before closing


  • Mondays
  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 500 yen (General, Adult)
  • 200 yen (Student)
  • 100 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from JR Sakuragicho Station
  • 15 minutes walk from Kannai Station on the JR lines or Yokohama Municipal Subway
  • 3 minutes walk from Nihon-Odori Station on the Minatomirai Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1, Yamashitacho, Naka-ku Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, 231-0023


China Pictorial @CHINA_PICTORIAL - 2019-04-20
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David Joseph @hubofchina - 2019-04-19
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Lloyd Black @LlwydBlack - 2019-04-19
16. 'The Silk Roads' (P. Frankopan, 2015). A great look into how the 'center' of world history was located for much… https://t.co/ALs3SapCeQ
LoveVickyHolt @LoveVickyHolt - 2019-04-19
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Manila FAME @TheManilaFAME - 2019-04-19
Discover a wide range of artisanal products made from nito, bariw, abaca, buri, coconut shells, coco coir, silk, co… https://t.co/DSFa8pOTkx
Tabernacle Silks with Josie Rothman @TabernacleSilk - 2019-04-19
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andu amet 鮫島弘子 @hiroko_anduamet - 2019-04-19
Light as a feather, smooth as silk...an ethical leather brand, andu amet will join a pop-up event at Stanford Shopp… https://t.co/ypNP5XlYmH
Elchin Mehdiyev @elchin985 - 2019-04-18
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Irene Ying @IYingTO - 2019-04-18
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JSOnline - NewsWatch @js_newswatch - 2019-04-18
'Silk on Water' is now set to open at 144 E. Juneau Ave., the location of the longtime Art's Performing Center stri… https://t.co/WIdLOtli60
LIIA @LIIA_LV - 2019-04-18
In the context of the New Silk Road programme, LIIA participates in 'CEE Countries in Europe: Towards Center or Per… https://t.co/UeZeiIa5Jo
LoveVickyHolt @LoveVickyHolt - 2019-04-18
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Paradise Activities in Williamsburg @WilliamsburgFun - 2019-04-18
This is Faye and Terry from Florida. They loved making their custom-dyed silk scarves in our activity center at Gre… https://t.co/FZZluq8y5R
Paradise Activity Co @PACHospitality - 2019-04-18
Photo: Greensprings Resort Williamsburg Activities Dept. This is Faye and Terry from Florida. They loved making the… https://t.co/5wlU3IIOW1
LoveVickyHolt @LoveVickyHolt - 2019-04-17
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NewsTalk1230 WFVA @NewsTalk1230FVA - 2019-04-17
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Grrrrrrl @Acertainsomebod - 2019-04-16
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Hurayraa @tuba_lisham - 2019-04-16
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Southern Women Craft @SoWomenCrafts - 2019-04-16
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Akshara Collections @aksharastore - 2019-04-15

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Anastasia Grey @Steele_AnaDK - 2019-04-15
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KirkE @kirkemusic - 2019-04-15
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Silk road International University of Tourism @univsilkroad - 2019-04-15
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