Shitamachi Museum

Shitamachi Museum

Shitamachi Museum is a small museum with the atmosphere of the downtown area from Meiji to Taisho Period (around the turn of the 20th century). People’s lives in row houses, Japanese style rooms, and antique tools are nostalgic. The museum is close to Ueno Station (JR and Keisei) with good accessibility. Wheelchair users can use the elevator to the second floor. Wheelchair users should use nearby parking lots.


2-1 Uenokoen, Taito-ku, Tokyo


EntranceAuto door, ramp installed
InsideAlmost flat, elevator available
ParkingUse neaby parking facility
AccessAlmost flat
Slopes and restrooms with wheelchair access are installed.
Available language
Brochure available:English, French
Inspection date
November, 2015
Nearest stationUeno: JR, Tokyo Metro(Ginza Line)
Keisei Ueno: Keisei
Elevator between platform and ticket gateUeno(JR, Ginza Line): Elevator available
Keisei Ueno(Keisei): Elevator available
Elevator between ticket gate and outsideUeno(JR, Ginza Line): Elevator available
Keisei Ueno(Keisei): Elevator available
Recommended route
From Ueno: JR Shinobazu exit or
Keisei Ueno: Ikenohata exit

Neighborhood facilities

Kappabashi Dougu Street
Kappabashi Dougu Street
Tokyo National Museum
Tokyo National Museum