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Silk Museum

Silk Museum

1, Yamashita-cho, Naka Ward, Yokohama City, Kanagawa
Map of 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

Check the official website for the latest information.


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



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

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

  • Wi-Fi Available
  • English
  • 简体中文
  • 한국어

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