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Updated: April 2, 2018

Ichiyo Memorial Museum 台東区立一葉記念館

3-18-4 Ryusen, Taito-ku, Tokyo

North of Asakusa you can find Ichiyo Memorial Museum, a museum commemorating female novelist Ichiyo Higuchi. See handwritten manuscripts and poems, as well as other artifacts from her life. After your visit, you may see this Meiji Period female literary leader around town—on the 5,000 yen bill.

How to Get There

  • Minowa Sta. | Exit 1b | 10 mins on foot
    Hibiya Line
  • Asakusa Sta. | 15 mins on foot
    Tsukuba Express

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Opening Hours

  • 9:00-16:30
    Closed : Mon. (When a closing day falls on a holiday, open on the holiday and closed the following day.)
  • Last admission: 16:00




Facility Info

  • Restrooms |
  • Strictly no-smoking
  • Wheelchair ramp | Accessible restrooms | Baby changing facilities | ostomate restrooms |

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