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Updated: October 1, 2019

Sumo Photograph Museum 相撲写真資料館

3-13-2 Ryogoku, Sumida City, Tokyo

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Sumo through the decades captured through the lens of camera

South of Ryogoku Station, the Sumo Photograph Museum documents the history of Japan's national sport over the last hundred years through a diverse collection of photos, woodblock prints, and other pieces of sumo paraphernalia.

Note that the museum is generally only open on Tuesdays. During the two-week duration of the January, May and September Tokyo tournaments, however, it does open daily.

How to Get There

  • Ryogoku StationJR Line3 min on foot

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Opening Hours

  • 10:00-17:00

Facility Info

  • Wheelchair ramp

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