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Updated: March 22, 2022

Eisei Bunko Museum 永青文庫

1-1-1 Mejirodai, Bunkyo City, Tokyo

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities around Tokyo may change their operating days or hours. In addition, some events may be canceled or postponed. Please check official facility or event websites for the latest updates and information.

A collection covering 700 years of history relating to the Hosokawa clan—a prestigious family that included feudal lords

The Eisei Bunko Museum is a museum in Tokyo's Bunkyo City near Waseda University. The building is formerly part of the Hosokawa clan's estate. The museum holds around 6,000 works of art and 88,000 historical documents, including eight national treasures and 34 important cultural properties. There are themed exhibitions, which change regularly.
At the adjacent Higo-Hosokawa Garden, you can enjoy beautiful seasonal scenery.

How to Get There

  • Edogawabashi StationYurakucho LineExit 2A15 min on foot


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Opening Hours

  • 10:00-16:30

    *Last entry 30 minutes before closing
  • Closing days: MondaysIf a scheduled closing falls on a public holiday, the facility will remain open on the holiday and close the next day.


General admission: 1000 yen


Varies per exhibition or screening

Facility Info

  • RestroomsNon-smoking areas
  • Japanese
  • JapaneseEnglishChinese (traditional)Korean
  • Disabled parkingElevatorMulti-purpose toiletToilet with handrailsDiaper changing facilitiesWheelchair loan

Information on COVID-19 prevention measures

  • Admission restrictions may be in place

For updated information on opening hours, closings, prices, and more, please check the official website or ask the facility directly.