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Tomb of Hiraga Gennai

Travel Guide - Tomb of Hiraga Gennai


This is the tomb of Hiraga Gennai, a physician, author, painter and inventor who invented, among other things, the electrostatic generator during the Edo Period (1603 – 1868). The tomb is designated as a national historical relic site. It was originally located within the grounds of Sosen-ji Temple, but was left at this location when the temple was moved to Itabashi-ku Ward.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Minami-Senju Station on the JR lines, Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H20), or Tsukuba Express (04)
  • 18 minutes walk from Minowa Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H19)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2-22-2, Hashiba, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 111-0023


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Lynn Sheridan @TheOtakuAuthor - 2020-07-13
The 8th stick around and help to the 7th's district to recover from the Infernal. There appears to be some ground b… https://t.co/SS3NTMz8zK
SakuraHostelAsakusa @asakusa_hostel - 2020-07-13
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ares @ares_emu - 2020-07-13
@trap0xf Just check the hours. The guy runs two restaurants on different sides of the city, the Asakusa one is open… https://t.co/qo5UN04WL9
ares @ares_emu - 2020-07-13
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SakuraHostelAsakusa @asakusa_hostel - 2020-07-13
The wadaiko event tomorrow. You can experience how to play Wadaiko and eating okonomiyaki!! #japan #wadaiko… https://t.co/g5ZEgG6XZp
LS @lulusyarifah - 2020-07-13
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サクラホテル&カフェ日暮里 @sakurahotelnp - 2020-07-13
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Modern Living Tokyo @Living__Tokyo - 2020-07-13
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Hi👐🏽 @hi09915987 - 2020-07-13
RT @asakusa_hostel: We’re good team😆👍🏼💕 I’m gonna visit there again;) @sakurahotelnp #hostel #hotel #nippori #asakusa https://t.co/qtWp0SZy
SakuraHostelAsakusa @asakusa_hostel - 2020-07-13
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It's Me Brandi!!🇺🇸 @brandi_it - 2020-07-13
【Travel in Japan】I explored Senso-Ji in Tokyo:)

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BlueRena @BlueRena777 - 2020-07-13
Many cute cat-related goods in Japan. Asakusa,/Kappabashi shops and others. https://t.co/HwT8pFtiEf
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Aaron Gerow @Dengerow - 2020-07-13
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Raphael @rtpg_ - 2020-07-13
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SoiCommander @redesekrate - 2020-07-13
Good times with DeadSquad. Outside Asakusa Venue. https://t.co/kFE5U7yG0P
SakuraHostelAsakusa @asakusa_hostel - 2020-07-13
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みうの彼女 @sillysone - 2020-07-13
RT @0Ziah: Ideal date plan:

Miu first thinks about Yamaguchi because she's Yamaguchi representative. But she chose Asakusa. Going around t…
SakuraHostelAsakusa @asakusa_hostel - 2020-07-13
We have the wadaiko event tomorrow.This event is a great opportunity to make new friends.
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Asakusa doesn't change at any time.
We are continuing to develop the same changes.
If we can go back to Asakusa, le… https://t.co/kLAGUINvmq
TAKESI KATOH(AREA51) @peacetkpeace - 2020-07-13
There is a president in Asakusa called France. That person is a woman. Moreover, he is active at the age of 97. It… https://t.co/DIhZMyHmx6
asakitarou @akitakitarou - 2020-07-13
RT @asakusa_navi: [Tokyo Skytree Information]
Business hours 9:00 ~ 21:00
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