2019 New Collection Special Exhibition

Edo-Tokyo Museum

poster for 2019 New Collection Special Exhibition

Ends tomorrow

The Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum collects materials related to the history and culture of Edo-Tokyo and preserves them to convey them to the future. In addition, the museum researches the information contained in the materials and publishes the results in exhibitions.

This exhibition is presents the latest materials in the museum’s collection. In 2018, we were able to add 1,807 materials to our collection. A rare portrait of the second shogun Hidetada Tokugawa, a brocade by Harunobu depicting the renown beauty Osamu Kasamori, materials and writings of Deishu Takahashi, landscape photos of Meiji era Tokyo such as of Eitaibashi, etc.

This exhibition was scheduled to be held in the 5th floor exhibition room from Tuesday, March 10, 2020 to Sunday, May 10, 2020, but it was canceled due to COVID-19. The dates are as follows.
First semester: Tuesday, August 4th to Sunday, August 23rd
Second semester: Tuesday, August 25-Sunday, September 27



from August 04, 2020 to September 27, 2020


http://www.edo-tokyo-museum.or.jp/en/ (venue's website)



Venue Hours

From 9:30 To 17:30
saturdays closing at 19:30
Closed on Mondays
Note:Open on public holiday Monday but closed on the following day. Opens during the Sumo matches in Ryogoku. Closed during the New Year holidays.


Address: 1-4-1 Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0015
Phone: 03-3626-9974 Fax: 03-3626-9950

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

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