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Paper Museum

1-1-3 Oji, Kita 114-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3916-2320
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Quiet oasis during hanami

The museum is quiet even during the busy cherry blossom season. Admission fee was 300yen per... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
CarinaHarumi
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Williams Lake, Canada
via mobile
Good but all in Japanese

Don't know what I actually expected but was disappointed all the displays were in Japanese. They do... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
Ducktalk
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Cowes, Australia
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2 Apr 2017
“Quiet oasis during hanami”
1 Jun 2016
“Good but all in Japanese”
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1-1-3 Oji, Kita 114-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
Akabane, Itabashi
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+81 3-3916-2320
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The museum is quiet even during the busy cherry blossom season. Admission fee was 300yen per person. I am an origami enthusiast, so their exhibitions were a feast for my eyes! They have a pamphlet in English, but if you already love paper it's easy...More

Thank CarinaHarumi
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Don't know what I actually expected but was disappointed all the displays were in Japanese. They do give you 3 folders of information in English but it doesn't necessarily correlate to what's on display. I don't want to look at folders of information - I...More

2  Thank Ducktalk
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

This small museum is run by an paper producers and provides an interesting introduction to paper production around the world. The day we visited a volunteer guide provided a lot of interesting information. We visited on Saturday when volunteers help you make a commemorative postcard...More

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

The paper museum has a couple nice things: shows the history of paper in Japan, including its use in money. Also has large reams of paper that show how paper is cut into A2, A4, etc. This museum is not a destination museum, but combine...More

1  Thank ClarkParkerTokyo
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is a very good paper museum, worth visiting if you have any interest. The exhibits cover the worldwide history of paper, focusing on Japan; some times the display panels have English text, but when not the information is available in a translated packet you...More

2  Thank Matt K
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Akabane / Itabashi
In Akabane and Itabashi, visitors can get a glimpse of
the ordinary day-to-day life of Tokyo. On the east
side of Akabane station, there are many traditional
shopping districts and small izakayas, while on the
west side, there’s a modern shopping mall. Itabashi is
currently being developed as a residential area with a
huge 1.1km long shopping street that extends from east
to west. Rows of shops and izakayas target the down to
...More
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