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Chichibu Meisenkan (Silk Museum)

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This museum introduces the silk fabric maker Chichibu Meisen, which was cherished all across Japan from the Meiji Era to the Showa Era (late 19th and 20th centuries). Here you can experience machine weaving and dying.

Basic Information

Tourism Spot Name Chichibu Meisenkan (Silk Museum)
Address 28-1 Kumagi-machi,Chichibu-shi
TEL 0494-21-2112
FAX
Homepage http://www.meisenkan.com/

Time・Price

Hours 9:00-16:00
Closed 12/29 ~ 1/3
Price Adult: 200, elementary and junior high school student: 100

Access

Public Transport 5 minutes on foot from Seibu Chichibu Station or Ohanabatake Station
Car 45 minutes from Hanazono IC on the Kan-Etsu Expressway
Parking Lot (Free) Available
Parking Lot (Toll)

Universal Support

AED (Automatic External Defribulator) General・Wheelchair Shared Elevator
Sign Language Toilet w/Handrail
Braille Explanation Multipurpose Toilet
Voice Guide Wheelchair Rental
Wheelchair Parking Guide Dogs/Aid Dogs
Floor Handrail Diaper Changing Support
Staircase Handrail Nursing Room
Wheelchair Slope Baby Keep or Baby Chair
Wheelchair Lift Baby Stroller Rentals (sometimes w/tolls)

Other Information

Free Wi-Fi
Duty-Free Shop
Foreign Language Support
Credit Cards
VISA
JCB
MASTER
Other
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