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Tokugawa Museum

Travel Guide - Tokugawa Museum


Tokugawa Museum is on the site where a vice shogun Tokugawa Mitsukuni's teahouse Kochintei was used to be. The museum exhibits varieties of expensive holdings over 30,000 collections left by the first Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu and a branch of the Tokugawa clan based in Mito including Mitsukuni. In particular, the Mitsukuni's pillbox is very popular thanks to the famous TV drama show "Mito Komon".

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 16:30
  • 10:00 - 17:00 (Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays)


  • Mondays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,155 yen (General, Adult)
  • 840 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes from JR Mito Station by the bus bound for Sakuragawa-nishi-danchi or Sakuranomaki-koukou. Get off at Mikawa-nichome Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-1215, Migawa, Mito-shi, Ibaraki, 310-0912


内閣府政府広報オンライン @gov_online - 2021-01-14
The Tokugawa Art Museum in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture, houses many works of art bequeathed by the Owari House o… https://t.co/vU8N0WehJK
竜ryu @nct_127 - 2021-01-12
what would you recommend someone does if they visit japan — if you go to nagoya visit nagoya castle, tokugawa art m… https://t.co/Jga3RrkOkl
Luis Felipe Sampaio @LfelipeSampaio - 2020-12-28
@WhitefairyV this kotetsu is from the tokugawa art museum; produced at the request of tokugawa tsunanari from the o… https://t.co/q5HkrHsFra
Dr. Paula R. Curtis @paularcurtis - 2020-12-19
The Nagano prefectural museum will showcase a 1584 letter by the famed warrior Tokugawa Ieyasu, writing to the Shim… https://t.co/Td8VWl0994
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-12-11
【Holiday Information on Christmas and New Year season】
The Tokugawa Art Museum and Hōsa Library will be closed from… https://t.co/gGsKUB5YlD
DESIGN WEEK KYOTO @DesignWeekKyoto - 2020-12-07
Using their original threads, they reproduced treasured fukusa (silk cloth) from the Tokugawa Art Museum which has… https://t.co/TrynKBu09K
🔥theo🔥 @ emotionally i’m at honnouji @dairokutenmaoEX - 2020-12-01
nona; swordmas time🎄⚔ @yarisexual - 2020-11-30
He was first in the Hon'ami family, then went to the Kuroda and the Tokugawa (Owari branch), and at present, the sw… https://t.co/CIWx2jaQa8
nona; swordmas time🎄⚔ @yarisexual - 2020-11-30
Oh!!! They entered into the Owari branch of the Tokugawa clan together!! They're also both at the Tokugawa Art Muse… https://t.co/ka7qnopDUd
🍓Fresi🍓 @pinkyfres - 2020-11-30
i think i saw Samidare Gou at Nagoya Tokugawa museum? I need to know when they was displayed
Stars and Stripes Pacific @StripesPacific - 2020-10-29
The battle was the beginning of the end for Japan’s endless warring and the victor, Tokugawa Ieyasu, would ultimate… https://t.co/NFZEWuEECY
Selene V. @Selene - 2020-10-01
📷 cma-japanese-art: Covered Tea Kettle, Tokugawa Period, Cleveland Museum of Art: Japanese Art Size: Overall: 22.9… https://t.co/cIHHOdN6Xu
akiopiyopiyo @akiopiyopiyo - 2020-09-18
@DokuganBAKA Did you visit at Nagoya again?
Tokugawa museum isn't big, but exhibits are high quality. I like the l… https://t.co/Blv5StrvE7
𝓢𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓪-𝓢𝓾𝓵𝓮𝓲𝓴𝓪 🌸 Bonten in Japan @DokuganBAKA - 2020-09-18
@akiopiyopiyo Yes, I visited the museum yesterday.
Unfortunately two parts were closed, but it was nice to see the… https://t.co/OK7WGjl71l
𝓢𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓪-𝓢𝓾𝓵𝓮𝓲𝓴𝓪 🌸 Bonten in Japan @DokuganBAKA - 2020-09-17
Spent this morning at the Tokugawa Art Museum ✧*。

Most parts of the museum were closed, but the main route was ava… https://t.co/SiDeYnk2DE
𝓢𝓪𝓷𝓷𝓪-𝓢𝓾𝓵𝓮𝓲𝓴𝓪 🌸 Bonten in Japan @DokuganBAKA - 2020-09-16
Actually I wanted to visit the Tokugawa Art Museum, but I already walked so much and was too exhausted. (´•ω•̥`)

I… https://t.co/QffqMK1xoh
Chris Mackenzie @RaiderDrJones - 2020-09-11
the tokugawa museum in nagoya had cases full of this stuff as part of a larger exhibit on the theme of cute small t… https://t.co/On9wYsahv4
JessinJapan @ItsJessinJapan - 2020-09-04
🌞 July, 2020 - Nagoya’s Tokugawa Family Art Museum Garden in the summer is beautiful. @ Tokugawa Art Museum https://t.co/AnCsugiqWO
Estelle ☆ エステル @_teruteruyo - 2020-08-29
Had an absolutely fantastic time today at the Mito Tokugawa Museum. There's been a slowly growing body of literatur… https://t.co/jR2Bbo3rpG
Aichi Now @AichiNow_en - 2020-08-25
Special exhibitions continue until September 13 at the Tokugawa Art Museum 🧐🖼️❤️ See gorgeous examples of Japanese… https://t.co/xQJeE7Xl8T
akiopiyopiyo @akiopiyopiyo - 2020-08-25
@DokuganBAKA It was a good place, Tokugawa art museum, in Nagoya.
Anne Louise Avery @AnneLouiseAvery - 2020-08-17
A textual section of the chapter 'Hashihime' from the earliest existing pictorial version of the Tale of Genji 源氏物語… https://t.co/l8L0wFYuSO
Estelle ☆ エステル @_teruteruyo - 2020-08-11
Media at the time report a 'flood' of young women to the Tokugawa Museum, to see the then-damaged sword for themsel… https://t.co/aY3XZBdMR4
Estelle ☆ エステル @_teruteruyo - 2020-08-11
currently at the Tokugawa Museum in Mito. Even more exciting is reading some of the speculation that his new design… https://t.co/hsZEYlXLeg
Estelle ☆ エステル @_teruteruyo - 2020-08-11
repair the original object of his inspiration. It's also interesting in that Touken Ranbu's Mitsutada is characteri… https://t.co/3zI5dcbptp
strife🌺🌊 @strifesclouds - 2020-08-11
I know I mention it a lot but I genuinely did cry so so so hard seeing mitsutada at the tokugawa art museum and see… https://t.co/QT1RzuuvCT
strife🍜 @ MITSUWAME @strifesclouds - 2020-08-11
I know I mention it a lot but I genuinely did cry so so so hard seeing mitsutada at the tokugawa art museum and see… https://t.co/QT1RzuuvCT
strife🍜 @ MITSUWAME | DAIENREN @strifesclouds - 2020-08-11
I know I mention it a lot but I genuinely did cry so so so hard seeing mitsutada at the tokugawa art museum and see… https://t.co/QT1RzuuvCT
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-08-07
#Videogamers know #Muramasa: The Demon Blade don't you?

The 'cursed #katana' said to have brought many a misfortun… https://t.co/kUDGcJTYJE
Celestial Sentinel @CelestialSenti1 - 2020-07-25
Hyūga-Masamune came later in the possessions of the Kii branch of the Tokugawa family. Today, together with its Edo… https://t.co/KbkkVqr0ig
Yōjinbō ( 用心棒 ) @kageyojimbo - 2020-07-20
@PlayStation Real Kabuto display during my last visit to Takamatsu Kagawa in Shikoku 2018 🤔This prefecture is to th… https://t.co/nl2glZwfpk


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