Ikenami Shotaro Memorial Museum

Travel Guide - Ikenami Shotaro Memorial Museum

Information

Located in Taito-ku Lifelong Learning Center, the museum holds numerous documents relating to the writer Ikenam Shotaro's works, and exhibits include a replica of his study, as well as some of his works, hand-written manuscripts and paintings.
A collection of documents on period novels, from rare pre-war books to works by popular modern authors, are available to the public in the period novel corner.

Opening Hours

  • 9:00 - 20:00
  • 9:00 - 17:00 (Sundays and Natinal holidays)

Closed

  • Thursdays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Access / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Asakusa Station on the Tsukuba Express (03)
  • 8 minutes walk from Iriya Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H18)
  • 15 minutes walk from JR Uguisudani Station

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