The National Museum of Japanese History opened in March 1983 at the site of Sakura Castle in Sakura City, Chiba Prefecture, on a site of about 130,000 square meters. The museum comprehensively studies and exhibits Japanese history and culture. With a total floor space of 38,000 square meters, the museum displays the history of Japan and the folk world of the Japanese people from prehistoric and ancient times to the present, using reconstructed models and other materials in an easy-to-understand format.
|Business Hour*1||March to September 9:30 - 17:00 (admission until16:30) October to February 9:30 - 16:30 (admission until16:00)|
|Closed*2||Mondays (Holidays are open, closed the following day)|
|Entrance Fee*4||Adults¥600 University students ¥250,Free for high school students and younger. Extra charge for special exhibition|
|Access*5||App.15 minutes walk from Keisei-Sakura(KS35) station, 15 min. by bus from JR Sakura(JO 33) station|
|*1 The last day of an exhibition or event may end early. *2 There are also end-of-year and temporary closures *3 Blanks refer to all genres. *4 Admission prices may vary depending on the event. Check for senior citizens, children and group discounts.*5 The times shown are approximate.|
Precautions may be taken to prevent the spread of corona infection.
Please contact the gallery for more information.