Arts Council Tokyo
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Approaching Tokyo Tradition

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Short-term Experience Programs Kimono dressing
Edo Sashimono (traditional Japanese craft)
(Same day program with Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2019)

Let's enjoy and experience Japanese traditional culture together with historic buildings.

The experience program such as of Kimono dressing and traditional Japanese craft (Making Chopsticks) will be held at the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum for foreign visitors. This is a valuable opportunity to come in contact with traditional culture while being surrounded by historical buildings of great cultural value. Guidance in English is available and guidebooks in Japanese, English, Chinese, or Korean will be distributed to participants.

October 5 (Sat) – 6 (Sun), 2019
Kimono dressing 9:30-15:00
*60 minutes per session, About 100 people each day
Edo Sashimono 10:30-/11:30-/13:30-/14:30-/15:30-
*40 minutes per session, 8 people per session
Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum
Tokyo Metropolitan Koganei Park, 3-7-1,Sakura-cho, Koganei-shi, Tokyo
Advance application not required
Free of charge
*Japanese traditional craft (Making Chopsticks) will cost 500 yen for each participant.
*Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum admission will be free of charge during Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2019 (October 5 and 6, 2019)
Organized by
Arts Council Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation of History and Culture
Supported by and in cooperation with
Tokyo Metropolitan Government