Please travel safe and pay attention to the spread of Coronavirus Learn more

Skip to main content
Meetings Travel Trade & Media
Silk Museum

Silk Museum

The Silk Museum exhibits and introduces the process of silk production from silkworms to the final product, the history of silk, and silk dyeing and weaving crafts mainly for kimono. Silkworms are kept and exhibited throughout the year, and visitors can observe live silkworms up close. Visitors can also try their hand at threading and weaving, and workshops on silk are also held.

Essential Information

Hours

9:30-17:00 (Last admission 16:30)

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities may change their operating days or hours. Check the official website for the latest information.
Suggested duration

1h

Closed Mondays (following days when holidays) and year end & new year holidays (Dec. 28 to Jan. 4). Could be closed without notice.
Costs

Adults: 500 yen
Senior (Ages 65 and over) / College students: 300 yen
High school / Elementary / Junior high school students: 100 yen

*Additional fee will be charged for special exhibition

Facilities
  • Wheelchair friendly
Language
  • English
  • 简体中文
  • 한국어

Explore the Surroundings

You might also like

Chinese dragon dance Chinese lion dance

Chinese dragon dance Chinese lion dance

Yokohama, Kawasaki
Yokohama Haikara Kimono Kan

Yokohama Haikara Kimono Kan

Yokohama, Kawasaki
Yokohama Yukata DE Marine Rouge

Yokohama Yukata DE Marine Rouge

Yokohama, Kawasaki
Kaiko Hiroba (memorial plaza to commemorate the opening of the Port of Yokohama)

Kaiko Hiroba (memorial plaza to commemorate the opening of the Port of Yokohama)

Yokohama, Kawasaki