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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


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
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-18
Exhibits 'Urushi Extraordinaire: Lacquer Masterpieces from the Tokugawa Art Museum Collection' and 'Ghosts, Ghouls,… https://t.co/em7QCaeq4m
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-17
The colorful 'Urushi Extraordinaire:
#Lacquer Masterpieces from the #Tokugawa Art Museum Collection' exhibit at the… https://t.co/LVAhOJm33R
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-11
The Tokugawa Art Museum in #Nagoya tells us there're great #ramen shops in their neighborhood. #Japaneseart and ram… https://t.co/BXTl5Sy9Ih
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-10
A portrait of Daruma (the patriarch of #Zen #Buddhism) by Miyamoto Musashi from The #Tokugawa Art #Museum (#Nagoya)… https://t.co/wMrImVpiHL
🔥theo without limits🔥 @dairokutenmaoEX - 2020-07-07
decorated my sewing/embroidery machine using the tokugawa museum collab stickers...... https://t.co/R7k4fx9sU6
Nagoya is not boring @nagoyanotboring - 2020-07-06
Great news, history buffs!
The #Tokugawa Art Museum in #Nagoya, one of the best collections of artifacts from the… https://t.co/rUHXYhDySu
Visit Japan with Kawaii Aichi™ ✈️ @kawaii_aichi - 2020-07-05
You know? Even on rauny days, #Nagoya has a lot of indoor #attractions,
like Flight of Dreams, Osu Shopping Street… https://t.co/P7SsaVONOs
TSUMUGU: Japan Art & Culture (English ed.) @jpn_art_culture - 2020-07-04
If you're in the #Nagoya area, you don't want to miss 'The Heart of Prayer:
#Buddhist Art in The Owari #Tokugawa Fa… https://t.co/FqTldTftLj
Japan This! @JapanThis - 2020-06-02
@nosword @jasonrcombs @TasteyFlav It’s a sick castle. The Americans bombed it, which is sad. The Meiji Emperor requ… https://t.co/2OBaXS5anr
THE GATE🇯🇵 【Japan travel media】 @TheGateJapan - 2020-05-21
Kunozan Toshogu Shrine

There is dedicated to shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu.

Inside the Kunozan Toshogu grounds, you can… https://t.co/XwFUkvLa7m
徳川美術館かろやかツイート @tokubi_nagoya - 2020-05-19
【Advance Notice】
The Tokugawa Art Museum will open from Tuesday, June 2.
Please check our website for more details.


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