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Sumo Museum

Travel Guide - Sumo Museum

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Grand Sumo Tournaments are held six times a year, three of which are offered at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo.
Even during the off-season, the Sumo Museum housed inside the Ryogoku Kokugikan exhibits 30,000 of Sumo related articles such as woodblock prints, Banzuke (official listings of rank) as well as Kesho-Mawashi (ceremonial aprons worn by Rikishi sumo wrestlers) to introduce the Japanese national sport. The exhibition is changed once every two months by theme.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 16:30

ClosedClosed

  • Saturdays, Sundays, and National holidays during the off-season

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free *Only Sumo audiences are allowed to enter during the season.

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from JR Ryogoku Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-3-28, Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, 130-0015

TweetsTweets

Tian_A1 (Thierry) @Tian_A1 - 2018-02-21
#English - #Nihon #Sumo #Kyokai official #Grand sumo #Home #Page #Buy a ticket have you ever seen the sumo ? search… https://t.co/RjxsKjz7Mh
FRUIT LOOPS @feryooit - 2018-02-14
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Orig Dawgie @OrigDawgie - 2018-02-12
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Orig Dawgie @OrigDawgie - 2018-02-12
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Orig Dawgie @OrigDawgie - 2018-02-12
Balto, the famous #dog from the 1920’s who helped save countless lives by delivering precious antitoxin from Anchor… https://t.co/3ts5rAT2qy
Regina @JustMeRegina - 2018-02-12
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Regina @JustMeRegina - 2018-02-12
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telecommunity @telecommunity1 - 2018-02-08
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Grace C. Gabrielsen @gabrielsen_ - 2018-02-07
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IADataCloud @IADataCloud - 2018-02-07
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Tian_A1 (Thierry) @Tian_A1 - 2018-02-07
#English - #Nihon #Sumo #Kyokai official #Grand sumo #Home #Page what's #New feb 6, 2018: 2018 january grand sumo t… https://t.co/ziXF0nxM4l
Jack Waterfield @Jackatarian - 2018-02-05
Afternoon visit to the Skytree! The building I zoomed in on is the Sumo Museum which is… https://t.co/4nWYzWK5q3
Post Sumo @PostSumo15 - 2018-02-04
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Vince @VinRey - 2018-02-04
@findingjemo And when I said def not sumo museum, I meant I'll be definitely be looking into it :P
Vince @VinRey - 2018-02-04
@findingjemo Neither of those! :O Was already planning Tsukiji Market this time but def not the sumo museum, thanks! Any others? :P
Yoshihiro @tkhs1975 - 2018-02-04
There have Tokyo Sky Tree , The Museum of Edo and Tokyo , Ryogoku National Sports Hall , Sumida Park , the former Y… https://t.co/O0BrVGPU8j
ᜇᜒᜌᜒᜋ᜔ @findingjemo - 2018-02-04
@VinRey And you've been to Tsukiji Market or the Sumo wrestling museum? 🤔
ᜇᜒᜌᜒᜋ᜔ @findingjemo - 2018-02-04
@VinRey Oh okay. Gotcha. They have specific dates too, so check if they have sumo matches when you're there. But th… https://t.co/P2C7Td9Ei0
FRUIT LOOPS @feryooit - 2018-02-03
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Scott Wood @Scott_Wood - 2018-02-03
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セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2018-02-02
Mongolian sumo displayed at a Mongolian museum in Japan. I don’t know what this rope for? #traditionalmongolian… https://t.co/HKe33k3wqV
セシル英会話代表 安田英承 @CECIL_HQ - 2018-02-02
Mongolian sumo displayed at a Mongolian museum in Japan. I don’t know what this rope for? #traditionalmongolian… https://t.co/2hmzQlUHCT
MattDembowski @MattDembowski - 2018-01-31
@japantimes Is that the Kitakyushu toilet museum? I took a picture on the sumo wrestler toilet (the last gold one i… https://t.co/ejBvWrZM9p
Shatter🎍 @catdogisg - 2018-01-31
Aaaa I helped out a tourist couple figure out where the sumo museum is I’m proud
Matt Demers @MattDemers - 2018-01-30
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しっぽさん家のお父さんw @sippo339 - 2018-01-22
In January 1985 the museum moved to its present location when tournament sumo returned to Ryogoku with the opening of the Ryogoku Kokugikan.
しっぽさん家のお父さんw @sippo339 - 2018-01-22
The Sumo Museum was opened in September 1954 to coincide with the completion of professional sumo's new home, the Kuramae Kokugikan.
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ali mwambola @AAmwambola - 2018-01-15
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