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[Tokugawa Art Museum]

The cherished treasures of Owari's Tokugawa family

A museum preserving and exhibiting various treasures that have been passed down through the Tokugawa family of Owari which ranked behind the Tokugawa shogunate family. The armor and swords, which symbolized samurai families, and extravagant marriage trousseau called the Daimyo tools, are precious items that tell us about the life of a feudal lord at this time. The museum is where the Illustrated Tale of Genji national treasure is preserved. Various events are being held.
Posted photos Main National treasure, Hatsune marriage trousseau
Three photos Upper left Tokugawa Art Museum (exterior), upper right Illustrated Tale of Genji Kashiwagi (3), lower Gusoku style helmet and armor covered in bear fur and black silk lacing
 
Address 1017 Tokugawa-cho, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi
Phone +81-52-935-6262(English available)
Opening hours 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last admissions are 30 minutes before closing time)
Holidays Every Monday (Tuesday if Monday is a holiday), year-end and New Years
Admission fee Tokugawa Art Museum and Hosa Library admission fee
Adults 1,200 yen
High school students / university school students 700 yen
Elementary school students and junior high school students 500 yen
Access Take the Nagoya Sightseeing Route Bus Me-guru from "Nagoya Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 35 minutes, and alight at "Tokugawaen / Tokugawa Bijutsukan / Hosa Bunko".
URL http://www.tokugawa-art-museum.jp/

updated on Mar 28, 2017

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