[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|
|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 1,400 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".
* The Nagoya Sightseeing Route Bus Me-guru is not in service on every Monday (or the next weekday if Monday is a holiday), year-end and New Year (December 29th to January 3rd).
updated on Mar 30, 2018
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