Event Schedule

7月

  • Late June to mid-August

    Annual Event at the Farmhouse of the Tsunashima Family

    【‘Obon’ Exhibition】

  • 1 (Thu.) to 7 (Wed.)

    ‘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.

  • 3 (Sat.) & 4 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Edo Sudare(Slatted blinds)/Hyōgu(Scroll mounting)

    Demonstrations by artisans from Shinagawa City

  • 10 (Sat.) & 11 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Tokyo tegaki yuzen (traditional Tokyo dyeing) / Tokyo Shamisen (three-stringed musical instrument)

    Demonstrations 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 (Tue.) to Sept. 5 (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.

  • 26 (Mon.) Temporarily open

8月

  • 2 (Mon.) Temporarily open

  • 14 (Sat.) & 15 (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.

  • 21 (Sat.) & 22 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Ivory/Tortoiseshell eyeglasses

    Demonstrations by artisans from Itabashi City

  • 30 (Mon.) Temporarily open

9月

  • 11 (Sat.) & 12 (Sun.)

    Demonstration of traditional crafts

    10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

    Fine-patterned woodblock dyeing / Murayama Oshima Tsumugi (textured silk pongee fabric)

    Demonstrations by artisans from the Tama area

  • Until 12 (Sun.) End of exhibition period

    Special exhibition: “THE SENTO: the history and the culture of the bathhouses in Tokyo Part 4”

  • 14 (Tue.) to 20 (Mon.) (national holiday)

    Annual Event at the Farmhouse of the Tsunashima Family

    【The Jūgoya full-moon decorations】

    * The date of the Jūgoya full moon in August according to the lunar calendar this year is Tuesday, September 21.

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