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The Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum opened in March 1993 as a space to reflect on the history and culture of Edo-Tokyo and envision the city and life of the future. Housed in a unique building modeled after an elevated-floor type warehouse, the museum has been a landmark and popular tourist attraction in Tokyo since its opening. The permanent exhibition, showcasing original objects and replicas, offers visitors a journey through the 400-year history of Edo-Tokyo since Tokugawa Ieyasu entered Edo.

Essential Information

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Closed Every Monday (or the following day if Monday is a national holiday or substitute holiday), Year-end and New Year holidays

General ticket: 600 yen
Groups (over 20 people): 480 yen


3 minutes on foot from West Exit of JR Ryogoku Sta. on JR Sobu Line, 1 minute on foot from Exit A3/A4 of Ryogoku Sta. on Toei Subway Oedo Line (in front of Edo-Tokyo Museum)

  • Wheelchair friendly
  • Wi-Fi Available

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