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Fukagawa Edo Museum

1-3-28 Shirakawa, Koto 135-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3630-8625
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See village life in 19th-century Fukagawa in this reproduction village of traditional homes, inns, fish and produce stores, complete with an ambient sound track and seasonal plants and weather.
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  • Average13%
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1-3-28 Shirakawa, Koto 135-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

See what life in Tokyo was like more than two centuries ago. You can walk, see and touch Main Street in mid 1800 and feel the older Tokyo. There are helpful guides at strategic points, some speak English, to explain the tools used, the livelihood,...More

Thank SiewKheong
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

This place is a must for kids 5-10, other ages too, but that age group will definitely enjoy this place. The museum is basically a large room with a little town (a few houses only-not a scaled down version) where the visitors can walk through...More

Thank Hribera
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is an historic museum that illustrates the day to day life in Edo today Tokyo . The period is from 17 to 19 century. Old houses , businesses , crafts etc. guided by volunteers.

Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

There is a small but very real Edo town. I entered some houses and enjoyed imaging life of Edo. Guides answer your questions.

Thank 陽子 樋
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We were lucky to be introduced to this history folks museum by our Japanese friends who breath and live in Tokyo!!! We were entertained by a volunteered guide who spoke quite good English to explain to us the history behind the idea of this museum....More

Thank Maitheng
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This place is huge and amazing. Lots of artifacts, miniature replicas of structures and towns from the EDO period are displayed here.

Thank Abhieshek
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nearest Train station is Kiyosumi-shirakawa Station (清澄白河駅) . Please exit from A3 and got elevator reach the street level . Inside train station got some displays / information on Fukagawa Edo Museum . I never know what is that cat name ( Mamesuke , cat...More

3  Thank Santorex
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This museum was very good! You can go through it within an hour. There is English headsets available, and you can take photos in there. Be careful not to even eat a breathmint; we got scolding for doing so. The gift shop there has cute...More

1  Thank marywaialeale2017
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This museum provides an amazing look back at Tokyo before it was Tokyo. The museum participates in the free in-language tour program, which definitely enhances the experience.

Thank Yellowfish147
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This was my daughter's favorite stop on our trip to Japan. This is the second of three local history museums built in the 80s/90s. (Shitamachi and the Edo Museum are the other two). The medium size means that there is a lot to do and...More

1  Thank raku
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