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Tokugawa Museum

Travel Guide - Tokugawa Museum

InformationInformation

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)

ClosedClosed

  • 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

TweetsTweets

Sightseeing Japan @SightseeingJap1 - 2019-04-19
The treasures of the Owari Tokugawa family [Edo-Tokyo Museum] https://t.co/mYaZvlR55Q https://t.co/tpAparOuk3
Japanese Beauty @JapaneseBeauty2 - 2019-04-18
The #Tokugawa Art Museum (徳川美術館) was built on the grounds of the Owari's former feudal residence and preserves and… https://t.co/NL4NP6vTaR
Gen @GiantRobot7 - 2019-04-16
going to Shogan Tokugawa museum...the have original Tale of the Genji, 11th Century, by Lady Murasaki

we had to re… https://t.co/JWNzMVYpPj
Ellen Hagen @northbird_ellen - 2019-04-08
Very glad to spot this staute of a falconer near the Edo museum in Tokyo last week. My Japanese falconer friend rea… https://t.co/FHxF2rgUXs
fwitkam @fwitkam - 2019-04-06
Print by Hiroshige of Asukayama, a large park with sakura trees planted for the enjoyment of commoners by the eight… https://t.co/btTcu6pcwJ
Rutter Lab @RutterLab - 2019-04-02
Attractions include: the Japanese garden Kairaku-en, which is counted as one of the three Great Gardens of Japan, A… https://t.co/FI47l82MoE
The Great Glass Alavator @alpaldobbers - 2019-03-31
@LilTrashPanda If they drink there's these really neat tiny bars in shinjuku called golden gai. Yebisu beer museum… https://t.co/3MlVykI1Pw
Kinlyu//@SakiyaMarch// @Kinlyu - 2019-03-28
Going to the Tokugawa museum did teach me that Ieyasu had a reason to have Nobuyasu commit seppuku, but it still wasn't a good reason xD
ZeroReq011 @ZeroReq011 - 2019-03-27
@Jaehaerys48 That said, I was touring the museum attached to the Shrine dedicated to Tokugawa as kami, so it probab… https://t.co/lh8LQDRhdr
ZeroReq011 @ZeroReq011 - 2019-03-27
Pretty sure I sat down for a Tokugawa propaganda anime in the Nikko Toshogu museum.
Weather Mizumoto @hepomodeler - 2019-03-26
The Museum has telegraph machines used in the early days - about 150 yrs ago. The pic shows the one M C. Perry, U.S… https://t.co/jPW92Bs2KZ
Kinlyu//@SakiyaMarch// @Kinlyu - 2019-03-25
Also someone put Rusted Armors 2 flyers at the Tokugawa museum. I'm intrigued. Who? Why?(They were the only butai f… https://t.co/Bg00dWGWJC
Kinlyu//@SakiyaMarch// @Kinlyu - 2019-03-25
Okazaki castle! The birthplace of Tokugawa Ieyasu. Surely I didn't go there bc of Mihotose.... But honestly it's a… https://t.co/J0bhaprSW4
🌸 theo 🌸 @dategumi_ - 2019-03-20
the first 2 were in the tokugawa museum and and the last 2 were from the animate https://t.co/uEJppmLa5c
🌸 theo 🌸 @ 🇯🇵 japan!! @dategumi_ - 2019-03-20
the first 2 were in the tokugawa museum and and the last 2 were from the animate https://t.co/uEJppmLa5c
Tom Pe @AlwaysWouldBe - 2019-03-17
Perhaps the greatest artistic treasure of Japan, IMHO.

The great 12th century Genji Monogarari Emaki handscrolls.… https://t.co/iuk31p6XAt
kitty meow @kimchichocopie - 2019-03-13
Today baby boy & I went exploring in Nagoya, Japan & saw the Nagoya Castle, walked thru Tokugawa Garden, perused To… https://t.co/kRRGSn3Auw
kitty meow @kimchichocopie - 2019-03-13
Today baby boy & I went exploring in Nagoya, Japan & saw the Nagoya Castle, walked thru Tokugawa Garden, perused To… https://t.co/kRRGSn3Auw
Matthew Warrener @MattWarrener - 2019-02-27
I’m a great believer in ‘the environment we create is the behaviour we will see’.

Japan does this perfectly; this… https://t.co/1h8xQSOkkC
alexandrite @alexrandrie - 2019-02-22
Rule of taking photographs at Tokugawa Museum is shown in this figure. The museum says 'if the rule is violated,… https://t.co/daupqzoT74
(sakurai voice) yes your highness @amahareiji - 2019-02-16
i will be happy if i can go to tokugawa museum.... i told bf ccp is in there in mito and we might go on a drive there... ^____^
(sakurai voice) yes your highness @amahareiji - 2019-02-16
i will be happy if i can go to tokugawa museum.... i told bf ccp is in there in mito and we might go on a drive there... ^____^
Samurai@JWWM @JapanWireless - 2019-02-10
Have you ever seen #dolls of real Damyo princesses?

Shogun family Owari-Tokugawake princesses' #hinamatsuri dolls… https://t.co/3CVlIwXgtO
ギボちゃん(江戸東京博物館) @edohakugibochan - 2019-02-01
Edo-Tokyo Museum performs the commentary of the‘Celebrating Spring –The grace of the Tokugawa Shoguns’exhibition at… https://t.co/0AUKLpnpFG
Lucy Allagoa II @Lucy_Allagoa - 2019-01-30
You call the wall built by the Tokugawa Shogunate dynasty a global achievement? That is laughable. If so, the anci… https://t.co/MDgaOEdabn
FukuokaC Museum Unofficial PR Fish @hasebaes - 2019-01-25
lrt Micchan just finished his tour at the Sano Art Museum and will be returning to the Tokugawa Museum tomorrow! Ho… https://t.co/bw81qnA3BR
Robinet @TeasetMonster - 2019-01-14
@rachel_suggs In Nagoya we went to Nagoya Castle, Noritake (ceramics), Tokugawa Art Museum and garden, Osu Market,… https://t.co/BUOUKoG4qE
Watch Japan @SakuraTVOceania - 2019-01-06
Nagoya Castle, built by the Lord of Tokugawa, also host museum where you can learn lot about Japanese Samurai and t… https://t.co/07oR3HPGqG
Nadi~🌶おおもり☕️ @tsubakindy - 2019-01-01
@juronom Im surprised it appeared in Kyushu first...usually the fastest is Touhoku lol😂 two place I've seen any Yuz… https://t.co/xGhUud2HnC
akemitsute omededaikiri @shokoodaiquiri - 2019-01-01
@yui_narita yes it did museum attendance rates skyrocketed and all these events like the kairakuen plum blossom fes… https://t.co/Xoc9f8EJtP
Nadi~🌶おおもり☕️ @tsubakindy - 2018-12-30
@juronom If you found it in Nagoya please tell me where 💀💀 ( chances are it will be avail on that supermarket near tokugawa museum again?)

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