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Lots of fun!

I spent a happy hour here on a very hot weekday, and luckily the air conditioning in the museum is... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Fairfield, California
Good for the child inside of you

I took the Yokohama Tourist Bus Akai-Kutsa "C" route to stop C10 (220Yen). The Tin Toy Museum and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Sacramento, California
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239, Yamatecho, Naka-Ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

I spent a happy hour here on a very hot weekday, and luckily the air conditioning in the museum is excellent. The toys are nicely displayed in glass cabinets, grouped by type (cars, fire engines, trains, animals, etc.), and the variety is astonishing. It’s basically...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ArlettaC
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I took the Yokohama Tourist Bus Akai-Kutsa "C" route to stop C10 (220Yen). The Tin Toy Museum and Toy Store is a short leisurely walk from that stop...take the street that runs into the street your bus is on, walking towards the Foreign Cemetery (away...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank LittlePrince1977
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Dream come true visiting this museum. Personal collection that is jaw dropping! Also, the inspiration behind Toy Story! Staff very lovely and helpful, explaining some of the history of the toys in English. Beautiful Robby, the English sheepdog greeted me with a photo opportunity as...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 29 April 2015

The exhibition here features over three thousand miniature toys that were made in Japan from 1890 to 1960. The toys here (which are mostly cars, rockets, and robots) are the personal collection of Teruhisa Kitahara, a man with a manic affection for all things toy....More

Date of experience: February 2015
5  Thank Fohristiwhirl
Reviewed 23 September 2014

This was a little disappointing as the tin toys are not displayed well. They are just sort of plonked in display cases, without any reason or style.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank The_Grumpster
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