There is a conglomeration of toys, both western and Japanese, the bulk of which are in crowded cases. It is tempting to try ... More
Japan Toys Museum
There is a conglomeration of toys, both western and Japanese, the bulk of which are in crowded cases. It is tempting to try and pick the toys up and see them operate, but the display cases serve as effective barriers. Although this is not a "hands-on" museum, videos accessible to children are available. For a view of the Sumida River, there is a coffee shop on the upper levels.
A great place for fans of steam locomotives, six of which are still in operation. The museum was opened in
1972 on the hundredth anniversary of the first railways in Japan. You can climb up into the cabs of ...
Founded in 1926, the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum displays a wide range of Japanese art forms in its six huge
galleries. Apart from organizing exhibitions of traditional Japanese crafts, graphic design, and calligraphy by contemporary Japanese artists, the museum ...