Gifts from the Citizens 2018 – A Selection of New Acquisitions from 2016 and 2017

Edo-Tokyo Museum

poster for Gifts from the Citizens 2018 – A Selection of New Acquisitions from 2016 and 2017
[Image: Zeshin Shibata, “Momotaro Expels the Demon” (votive table), late-Edo/early-Meiji Period]

Ends in 12 days

This exhibition will feature items acquired by the Edo-Tokyo Museum in 2016 and 2017. Of particular interest are some rare documents publicly displayed for the first time related to a famous place in the Edo era, Kameido Umeyashiki. Visitors will also find tea utensils from tea master Kaisui Yamagishi, the individual behind the teahouse Kaisuian, which was moved to its new home at the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum.



from March 19, 2019 to May 06, 2019


Adults ¥600, University Students ¥480, High School and Junior High School Students ¥300, Seniors over 65 ¥300, Elementary School Students and under, Registered Disabled + 2 assistants free. Special Exhibition Fees may be charged separately.

Venue Hours

From 9:30 To 17:30
saturdays closing at 19:30
Closed on Mondays
Note:On a Public Holiday Monday, the museum is open but closed on the following Tuesday.Opens during the Sumo matches in Ryogoku.


Address: 1-4-1 Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0015
Phone: 03-3626-9974

3 minutes walk from West exit at Ryogoku station on the JR Sobu line, or 1 minute walk from exits A3, A4 on the Toei Oedo line.

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