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From Saturday, March 17, 2018 to Sunday, May 20

<< tsujoten >> Theme display now being held!

Great writer, Soseki Natsume was born and raised, and he lived on Shinjuku for nine years of later years in house of Wasedaminamicho called "Soseki study".
We are holding tsujoten in the Shinjuku Ward Soseki study Memorial.

 

The Shinjuku Ward Soseki study Memorial

Great writer, Soseki Natsume was born and raised, and he lived on Shinjuku for nine years of later years in house of Wasedaminamicho called "Soseki study".
"Sanshiro" Soseki study where many masterpieces such as "heart" "grass by the roadside" were written, and literature salon called "Thursday society" was opened.
In "Shinjuku Ward Soseki study memorial which we maintained in these ruins," we succeed to memory of land in the future.

For more details, it is ⇒ Soseki study Memorial website to this

tsujoten

In tsujoten, we introduce with graphic panel and picture about themes such as ① Soseki Natsume and Shinjuku, life of ② Soseki, the world of ③ Soseki work, people gathering around ④ Soseki, ⑤ Soseki and haiku, ⑥ Soseki and painting and calligraphic work.

In addition, we display soft copy and documents such as letter, the first edition which Shinjuku-ku possesses and are released.

Introduction display [the first floor] (free)

We introduce basic information in knowing Soseki and relation of Shinjuku, life, person image, Soseki including family.

Soseki study reproduction exhibition room [the first floor] (pay)

We reproduce a part of "Soseki study". Parlor, Soseki who hold the study which was place of creation, "Thursday society", and interchanged with pupils sit on wisteria chair and can see relaxed porch type corridor. We introduce approaches of "Soseki study" reproduction.

Exhibition room (tsujoten, temporary exhibition) [the second floor] (pay)

We introduce people, Soseki and haiku, painting and calligraphic work surrounding Soseki and work world, Soseki by graphic panel or picture, and display releases documents such as soft copy and letter, the first edition that Shinjuku-ku possesses.

(we may remove a part of tsujoten at the time of * temporary exhibition holding).

CAFE SOSEKI

CAFE SOSEKI is Book Cafe in the Shinjuku Ward Soseki study Memorial.

It is book cafe which can enjoy original menu associated with Soseki while reading Soseki work and book concerned.

For more details, it is ⇒ CAFE SOSEKI to this

 

Museum shop

We sell original goods of Soseki and "Soseki study" connection.

"ichihitsusen" and "clear file" of design associated with cat which came up "memo pad" which treated manuscript paper which Soseki used if "I was cat" "picture postcard" of Soseki….
As memory of visit and souvenir, please find!

<Opening Hours>

From 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

*Admission until 5:30 p.m.

<Closed>

On Monday

*Day that is not holiday just after that in the case of holiday

From December 29 to January 3

Viewing charges (tsujoten)

*Group (more than 20 people) is half price of viewing charges of individual

*Viewing charges at the time of holding such as temporary exhibitions change by contents.

*When person having disability certificate has receptionist show, viewing charges become free.

Rental of sound guide

We began rental of sound guide who explained display.

Correspondence language: Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean

Rate: Free of charge

If you like, please report to receptionist.

A multi-language audio guide with information on exhibits is available at the reception desk.

Contact

The Soseki study Memorial
Telephone: 03-3205-0209
FAX: 03-3205-0211

<Access>

The Soseki study Memorial
7, Wasedaminamicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

  *There is not parking lot. Please use public transport.

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