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Tokyo Waterworks Historical Museum

2-7-1 Hongo, Bunkyo 113-0033, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5802-9040
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Free, English audio guide, good for kids

We really enjoyed this little free museum between visits to nearby Kodokan Judo and Origami Kaikan... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
OPachs
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Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
NIce display of original water features and pipings

Great for learning history and the local culture The building is within walking distance of Hotel... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Eadmon
,
Singapore, Singapore
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At this museum, you can learn more than 400year long history of Tokyo waterworks and citizen's dairy life. English audio guide is available.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good52%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
21 Mar 2018
“Free, English audio guide, good for kids”
1 May 2017
“NIce display of original water features and pipings”
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2-7-1 Hongo, Bunkyo 113-0033, Tokyo Prefecture
Kanda, Akihabara, Ochanomizu
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+81 3-5802-9040
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this little free museum between visits to nearby Kodokan Judo and Origami Kaikan. Good for kids (9 and 12). Get the free audio guide.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great for learning history and the local culture The building is within walking distance of Hotel Edoya and along the ways you will see local apartments and shops and immerse yourself in the local daily life. A short distance from here is Tokyo University Hospital...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Marky our guide from Japan This recommended this museum. Really loved his tour so trusted his opinion. It sounds boring but actually it was a fascinating look at the role water played in the history of Tokyo. The engineering of the Edo Period was awesome....More

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Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day
Japanese education. The area has kept its college town
feel with several university campuses. If you head
towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
...More
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