Event Schedule

7月

  • Late June to mid-August

    Annual Event at the Farmhouse of the Tsunashima Family

    [‘Obon’ Exhibition]

  • 2 (Sat.) to 7 (Thu.)

    ‘Tanabata’ star festival decorations

    Location: Visitor Center, Farmhouse of the Yoshino Family, Kodera Soy Sauce Shop

    When visiting the Museum, please bring a strip of paper with a wish or desire written on it.

  • 9 (Sat.) & 10 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Tokyo kumihimo (traditional braiding) / Tokyo tegaki yuzen (traditional Tokyo dyeing)
    Demonstration by artisans from Toshima City

  • Mid-month

    Annual Event at the Farmhouse of the Tsunashima Family

    [Sun-drying of Japanese ume plums]

    * Season is subject to change depending on the state of the plums and weather conditions.

  • 20 (Wed.) to Sept. 11 (Sun.)

    Discover how to cool down at the Museum

    Experience traditional Japanese ways of achieving cooling breezes, green archways, mist showers, and other ideas for surviving the heat of summer at various locations around the museum.

8月

     
  • 6 (Sat.) & 7 (Sun.)

    [Special Evening Opening]
    Downtown Summer Evening

    3:00 PM to 8:30 PM (Museum open from 9:30 AM)

    Two days of the evocative ambience of a summer evening. Please enjoy summery features such as lanterns in the downtown area and the cooling tones of wind chimes.

  • 13 (Sat.) & 14 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Indigo dyeing / Tortoiseshell crafting
    Demonstration by artisans from Sumida City

9月

* There may be changes to the schedule or event contents.