Museums & Monuments

Amuse Museum
A "live museum" featuring items that are unique to traditional Japanese culture. Items on display include graphics, product designs and textile arts. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Located at 2-34-4 Asakusa, Taito-ku.
Ghibli Museum
The museum captures the works of Japans most famous anime director, Miyazaki Hayao. Tickets are available to buy at Lawson convenient store. Open Wednesday to Monday from 10:00-18:00 at 1-1-83 Simorenjaku, Mitaka-shi.
Edo-Tokyo Museum
Exhibition from the Edo (old Tokyo) period, with reconstructions of buildings, including a Kabuki theatre and the house of a daimyo (feudal lord). The museum will be closed for renovation from October 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018. Located at 1-4-1...
Ancient Orient Museum
Small museum housing artifacts of the ancient Near East and Central Asia including the Greco-Buddhist art of Gandhara. Located at 7F Sunshine City Bunka Kaikan, 3-1-4 Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 170-8630.
Edo Shitamachi Traditional Crafts Museum
Small museum showing displays of Japanese crafts and handmade items such as combs, brushes, scissors, knives, fishing rods, furniture; with different craftsmen at work. Located at 2-22-13 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo 111-0032.
Fuchu Art Museum
With displays of around 60 works from Western-style artist Noriyuki Ushijima. Located at 1-3 Sengen-cho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo 183-0001.
Chiba City Museum of Art
Museum whose art collection consists of modern, contemporary and Boso oriented art works. Located at 3-10-8 Chuo, Chuo-ku, Chiba City, Chiba 260-8733.
Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum
Museum of fashion costumes and accessories representing cultures from around the world. Open Monday to Saturday 10:00-16:30. Located at 4-25-10 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku.