Edo-Tokyo Museum
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
March 28 ,1993

Holidays :
Mon,Wed,Fri

Visiting Hours :
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sat,Sun,Tues

Contact No :
03 3626 9974

Location :
Tokyo , Japan

Display Objects :

In the Permanent Exhibition area, there can be found original and replicated exhibits, as well as large-scale models, faithful representations of their originals, which have been reproduced after painstaking investigations and research.




Description :

  • This is approximately the same height as Edo Castle tower.

  • The whole construction area covers about 30,000 square meters that is 2.4times bigger than the field area inside the Tokyo Dome stadium.

  • The Edo-Tokyo Museum was founded on March 28,1993, as the place, where visitors come to learn more about Tokyos history and culture , and which also serves as a projection onto the city and the living of the future.

  • In the Permanent Exhibition area, there can be found original and replicated exhibits, as well as large-scale models, faithful representations of their originals, which have been reproduced after painstaking investigations and research.

  • The building is a replication made after an elevated-floor type warehouse. At its highest point, it is 62.2m.

  • At the Special exhibition gallery, visitors appreciate selected exhibits on subjects related to Tokyo?fs history and culture, scheduled several times a year.Besides, special exhibitions and lectures are regularly held, and there are also the Audio-Visual Hall, the Audio Visual Library, a library and other facilities that make this a particular museum where visitors can learn while having fun at the same time.