The "Tokyo zone" of the "Edo-Tokyo Hakubutsukan (江戸東京博物館)". It starts with exhibits in the early Meiji Era!
The state of Tokyo which develops while actively incorporating the Western culture is displayed.
There is a huge actual size model of "Asano newspaper publisher (朝野新聞社)" at the entrance of the Tokyo zone.
we will glad you when refered in sight-seeing.
These are few part of many 'Edo-Tokyo Museum (江戸東京博物館) Tokyo zone' photos.
"Asano newspaper publisher (朝野新聞社)" seen from the top of Nihonbashi (日本橋).
* This is a newspaper company in Ginza.
This is the diorama of the Rokumeikan (鹿鳴館) which is exhibited under the floor.
* Social gathering place
The model moves at 00 minutes, 20 minutes, 40 minutes every hour, and you can see the state of "social gathering place".
This is the diorama of Ginza brick street in 1877.
* This Ginza brick street neighborhood seems to have destroyed and destroyed most buildings in the Great Kanto Earthquake.
This cathedral also moves when time comes.
From here on, there may be exhibits that have disappeared at the renewal of 2015.
Modern Tokyo area.
"1yen taxi" that appeared in the early Showa era.
Public phone box.
Kirin beer was released around 1888.
This is a huge Sugoroku (双六). *Child's dice game
Next to modern Tokyo is the "Air Raids and the Citizens of Tokyo (空襲と都民)" area.
A lot of data on the "Tokyo Air Raid" is displayed here.
Life at the time of war.
It seems to have reproduced the general house before the air raid became full scale.
Tapes are stuck on the windows of the house so that window glass etc does not splash by blast and impact.
Pictures of those days are also on exhibition.
A little scary poster.
In the center there is a model of a balloon bomb.
The photograph was taken from 2014 to 2016.
After the occupation of the United States...
From the Olympics to the present age...!
[SUMIDA-KU] Edo-Tokyo Hakubutsukan (江戸東京博物館)
- Address : 1-4-1, Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo
- Phone : 03-3626-9974
- Time ： 9:30am - 17:30pm
- Closed days ： Every Monday
- Admission fee : General 600 yen / over 65 years old 300 yen etc...
- Access : JR Sotobu-Line (JR総武線) "Ryogoku Station (両国駅)" 3-minute walk.
[Subway] Oedo Line (京浜東北線), "Ryogoku Station (両国駅)" 1-minute walk.
EDO-TOKYO MUSEUM *English
English on this page is translated from Japanese to English using the Google translation site. Sorry if there are sentences that are difficult to read.