This exhibition introduces the role played in Edo culture by successive Tokugawa shoguns through paintings and calligraphic works personally created by the shoguns, as well as artworks by shogunate craftsmen, passed down by the heads of the Tokugawa family.
Exhibition period: Thursday, January 2 to Sunday, February 16, 2020
Days Closed: Mondays (however, exhibition will be open January 13 and January 20)
Location: Edo-Tokyo Museum, Permanent Exhibition, 5th Floor Feature Exhibition Room
* Permanent exhibition admission fee applies.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum was opened in 1993 and has been in operation for about 30 years. During this time, the museum's facilities and equipment have deteriorated over the years, and the museum will be closed for major renovations, including a complete renewal of equipment and facilities.