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Updated: October 1, 2019

Paper Museum 紙の博物館

Public Interest Incorporated Foundation, PAPER MUSEUM, 1-1-3 Oji, Kita 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.

Art, history, and hands-on fun at the museum in connection with Oji Paper Company

Oji's Paper Museum is a gallery and workshop space dedicated to the history and everyday use of paper in Japan. The museum is home to a number of exhibition spaces, a library, an event hall, and a gift store. If you're traveling with kids, spend some time on the third floor exploring the interactive and educational displays, before heading up to the top level to learn all about the history of washi, traditional Japanese paper.

If you visit on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon, you can try making your own paper from recycled milk cartons. The papermaking workshop is free with admission and is suitable for guests of all ages.

How to Get There

  • Oji StationKeihin-Tohoku Line5 min on foot



Opening Hours

  • 10:00-17:00

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


General admission: 400 yen


Facility Info

  • Restrooms
  • JapaneseEnglish
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  • Automatic doorsWheelchair accessible elevatorMulti-purpose toiletDiaper changing facilitiesWheelchair loanStroller loanAccessible communication formats

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

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