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The Soseki study Memorial Soseki Natsume original goods

In the Soseki study Memorial, we are selling original goods associated with Soseki Natsume!
"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!

Soseki study memo pad

Based on manuscript paper which Soseki used, it is made memo pad.
Please pay attention to division of manuscript paper. It becomes ten 19 characters when we count well.
Place of ten 20 characters 200 characters was made to it if usual because one line of "the Asahi Shimbun" at the time of manuscript making was 19 characters.


Price: Soseki study memo pad 300 yen (tax-included)

"Soseki and cat" ichihitsusen

It is ichihitsusen of original design in connection with "I am cat". ichihitsusen matches illustration of the contents with cover and becomes three pieces of "sporadic comics".

Cat of state that we finished on 1, desk of Soseki.
2, cat repeat ink pot…
3, cat were surprised and they stepped on ink unintentionally and have moved. Footprint of cat spreading on the desk…



Is pretty; and ichihitsusen with full of humor!

Price: "Soseki and cat" ichihitsusen 300 yen (tax-included)

We clear "Soseki and cat" and file

"I am cat. As for the name, no opening sentence that there is not yet is famous; "I am cat".
It was called "cat" and seemed to spend without cat which became model being also named for life. It was cat which it was not named, but it was called fortune cat later and came to be acknowledged superiority.
When we died on September 13, 1908 (Meiji 41), "death notice of cat" is given by Soseki. Episode that Mrs. Kyoko offered slice of a piece of salmon and dried bonito rice of one bowl to the front of the grave on 13th of the moon anniversary of the death that was hater of cats is left at first.

Price: "Soseki and cat" clear file 300 yen (tax-included) 

Soseki Natsume picture postcard"

Please see the left arm of Soseki. Black armband is wound up. This shooting day six days after Imperial funeral day of September 19, 1912 (Taisho 1), the Emperor Meiji save; therefore.
By the way, writer, naidenhyaku閒 which loved and respected Soseki got this suit which we wore at the time of shooting and seemed to use habitually for a long time.

Heartwarming episode of reason loving and respecting Soseki in hyaku閒 is left a lot. In the unread one, writing of hyaku閒 is read, too, and how?


Price: Soseki Natsume picture postcard 60 yen (tax-included)

Sale place

The Soseki study Memorial (7, Wasedaminamicho)

Shinjuku Historical Museum (12-16, Sanneicho, Yotsuya)

Fumiko Hayashi Memorial Hall (2-20-1, Nakai)

Saeki Yuzo Memorial Atelier (2-4-21, Nakaochiai)
The Tsune Nakamura atelier Memorial (3-5-7, Shimoochiai)


It may be out of stock by popularity. Please refer for curious one before visit.
The Soseki study Memorial
Telephone: 03-3205-0209

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Promenade of Soseki 

The Soseki study Memorial

CAFE SOSEKI (the Shinjuku Ward Soseki study Memorial)

Monument designating the birthplace of Soseki Natsume

Soseki Park

Postal code 〒162-0043
Address The 7, Wasedaminamicho, Shinjuku-ku Shinjuku Ward Soseki study Memorial
Open / Closed Open: 10:00-18:00
(as for the admission until 5:30 p.m.)
<Closed> On Monday
(day that, in the case of holiday, is not holiday just after that)
From December 29 to January 3

Viewing charges (tsujoten)
The public: 300 yen
Primary and secondary student: 100 yen
*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.
Nearest station / Access
  • It is a 0-minute walk from Tokyo Metro Tozai Line Waseda Station
  • It is a 0-minute walk from Toei Oedo Line Ushigome-Yanagicho Station

 Getting off before the metropolitan bus (white 61) Ushigome health center: About 2 minutes on foot
 *There is not parking lot. Please use public transport.

Phone number 03-3205-0209
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