Asakura Choso Museum

Currently Open [Closes at 04:30 pm]
  • Address: Japan, 〒110-0001 Tōkyō-to, Taitō-ku, 台東区Yanaka, 7 Chome−7−18−10, Taito
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Museum

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  • Asakura Choso Museum Address: Japan, 〒110-0001 Tōkyō-to, Taitō-ku, 台東区Yanaka, 7 Chome−7−18−10, Taito
  • Asakura Choso Museum Timing: 09:30 am - 04:30 pm
  • Asakura Choso Museum Price: Free
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  • Very well done museum, fairly compact but not something you just race through. A great blend of actual sculpture and architecture, being held in Asakura's home and studio - wandering around the halls and rooms where he lived was wonderful; especially the library and inner garden. The people working there had very good English and were very happy to talk for ages about him and his art, and a very affordable price makes this something worth checking out

  • Asakura demonstrated his mastery of the 3d form by tackling what must be the hardest subject, that of the domestic cat. No other sculptor in the history of humanity has shown such skill, with most not even attempting to climb this highest peak of the sculptural arts. Not only did Asakura make it to the top, he did it in brass, and with the ringing endorsement of his chosen subjects. Totally unmissable.

  • A really amazing place to visit. The details of the house and studio make it fun to explore. However, there is a strict route you must follow and no photos are allowed except from the rooftop garden. Also in a unique part of the city.

  • Small, privately owned museum totally worth the visit. You walk through a private home of a Japanese sculptor with his pieces scattered throughout your trajectory. Beautiful garden, wonderful pieces, lovely staff and a great experience all round.

  • Beautiful! The sculptures, and the garden are very pretty and relaxing. We had a great tour guide who spoke very good English guide us through the museum. Asakura's sculptures of cat is truly amazing. He captured the emotion, and expressions of his feline subjects perfectly.

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