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Updated: October 1, 2019
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The Mitsui Memorial Museum is home to more than 4,000 artworks owned by the Mitsui family, a well-known Japanese family in the business and financial world in the past. The items were collected over three centuries, the oldest dating back to the Edo period (1603–1867), and are integral to Japan's cultural heritage. The collection contains such items as textiles, Noh drama costumes, tea ceremony and incense utensils, swords, and calligraphy works.
The museum opened in 2005 on the 7th floor of the Mitsui Honkan Building. Notable for its early Showa-period (1926–1989) Western design, the building was designated an important cultural property. Besides its collection of important Japanese artworks, the museum also contains a realistic replica of the famous Jo-an tea ceremony room designated as a national treasure.
General admission: 1000 yen
Varies per exhibition or screening
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