Are you ready for a little time travel? One step inside this shitamachi museum, and we’ll find ourseves in the streets of a lovingly recreated Edo-era town.
Open: Every day and on national holidays, but closed on 2nd & 4th Mondays, 12/28 – 1/5, and the day after national holidays
Hours: 9:30 – 17:00 (Last entry 16:30)
Here’s more to do in the neighborhood, while you’re there:
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