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How can I visit the Ghibli Museum? How to get tickets?

Culture Anime
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  Are you eager to visit the Ghibli museum? But, don’t you know how to get to there and how to book the tickets? Don’t worry! We can assist you. I believe that foreign tourists who love the Ghibli animes are satisfied with this museum.   How to buy tickets outside Japan Please note that advance reservation is required to visit the Ghibli Museum, Mitaka. No tickets are sold at the Museum. You can purchase tickets by one of the two following methods. Sales by JTB Group overseas Sales online by LAWSON TICKET http://www.ghibli-museum.jp/en/ticket-information/   How to get to the Ghibli Museum The best way to get to the Ghibli Museum is・・・

Which stationery shops are the best to visit in Tokyo, Japan?

Culture Stationery
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Here are great stationery shops that are very popular for foreign tourists in Tokyo.     Itoya, Ginza Is was founded in 1904 which has one of the oldest history in stationery shops in Japan. The main building consists of twelve floors and there the annex across the street. They treat lovely stationery goods such as high-class ballpoint pens, art supplies, origami, the globe and so on. Some of items are handmade or handcrafts which would be your eternal treasures. It is also good for beautiful souvenir. Open: Mon. – Sat. 10:00 – 20:00 Sun. and Holidays 10:00 – 19:00 Address: 2-7-15 Ginza Chuo-ku Tokyo, Japan 104-0061 Website: http://www.ito-ya.co.jp/ *Only・・・

Which bookstores are the best to visit in Tokyo, Japan?

Culture Book
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Here are great bookstores that are very popular in Tokyo for foreign tourists as well as Japanese people.   Maruzen Marunouchi, head office The concept of the comprehensive bookstore is “Book Museum” with a stock of about 100 million Japanese books and about 12 million foreign books. You can search for the location of books by “M search” or professional staffs “book advisors”. There  a couple of galleries and cafes available in the building. Open: Mon. – Sun. 9:00 – 21:00 Address: OaZO Shops & Restaurants 1 – 4F 1-6-4 Marunouchi,Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo Website: http://www.marunouchi.com/e/shop/detail/2015   Yaesu book center The number of stock for books at Yeasu Book center is about 1.2 million.・・・

Which Japanese modern museums do you recommend to visit in Tokyo, Japan?

Culture Museum
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Here are great museums that are very popular for foreign tourists as well as Japanese people.   Tokyo National Museum It was founded in 1872 and is the oldest museum in Japan. This museum collects cultural properties in Japan and the East such as arts and organic remains. Address: 13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan Website: http://www.tnm.jp/modules/r_free_page/index.php?id=162&lang=en   The Nezu Museum It was founded by Nezu Kaichirō (1860-1940) who was the president of the Tōbu Railway Co., Ltd., and exhibits the collection of pre-modern Japanese and East Asian art. Address: 6-5-1 Minami Aoyama. Minato-ku Tokyo Japan 107-0062 Website: http://www.nezu-muse.or.jp/en/index.html#1    

How can I go to the Printing Museum in Tokyo, Japan?

Culture Museum
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Are you interested in printing in Japan? The Printing Museum, Tokyo is the best place to see the history of printing in Japan.   Printing Museum, Tokyo Location Toppan Koishikawa Building 1-3-3 Suido, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8531 Hours 10:00 – 18:00(last admissions 17:30) Closed Mondays (unless Monday is a holiday, in which case closed the following day) Admission ・Adult: 300 yen ・College students: 200 yen ・Middle and high school students: 100 yen ・Elementery school students and younger: Free Event http://www.printing-museum.org/en/exhibition/index.html Website Printing Museum, Tokyo Google map  

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