Edo-Tokyo Museum

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Edo-Tokyo Museum
Edo-Tokyo Museum.jpg
Established1993
LocationTokyo, Japan
Websitewww.edo-tokyo-museum.or.jp/english/index.html

The Edo-Tokyo Museum (江戸東京博物館, Edo Tōkyō Hakubutsukan) is a museum of the history of Tokyo during he Edo period.[1] It was established in 1993.

The permanent exhibition includes a replica of the Nihonbashi and scale models of the city.

The museum was designed by Kiyonori Kikutake.[2]

The Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum is a branch of the Edo-Tokyo Museum.

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Museums" in Japan Encyclopedia, pp. 671-673.
  2. Kiyonori Kikutake Architects, retrieved 30 July 2011

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Edo-Tokyo Museum at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 35°41′47.05″N 139°47′45.97″E / 35.6964028°N 139.7961028°E / 35.6964028; 139.7961028