Looking Back on 20 Years
[Image: Newspaper Illustration of Perry's Arrival in Yokohama Port (1853)]
Ends in 52 days
Newspark - The Japan Newspaper Museum celebrates its 20th anniversary this October. The museum has held more than 100 exhibitions in its two decades of operations, covering topics as wide as the 20th century and as specific as photojournalist Bunyo Ishikawa. In addition to displaying flyers from 93 of the shows, this exhibition will present materials related to the Yokohama Mainichi Newspaper, the arrival of the Black Ships, and the early Meiji era. Admission will be free on October 13 and the first 150 visitors will receive a commemorative prize.
from October 13, 2020 to December 20, 2020
Exhibition Hours 10:00-16:30. By appointment only.
https://newspark.jp/en/ (venue's website)
Adults ¥400, University Students ¥300, High School Students ¥200, Junior High School Students and under free.
From 10:00 To 17:00
Closed on Mondays
Note:Open on public holiday Monday but closed on the following day. Closed during the New Year holidays.
Address: Yokohama Joho Bunka Center, 11 Nihon Odori, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 231-8311
Phone: 045-661-2040 Fax: 045-661-2029
Direct walk from the Joho Bunka Center exit of Nihon-odori Station on the Minato Mirai line, 10 minute walk from Kannai Station on the JR Negishi or Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue line.