Fukagawa Edo Museum

Fukagawa Edo Museum

Honoring corner of former yokozuna, Taiho

Featuring a permanent exhibition space honoring the former sumo grand champion Taihou Kouki. Many panels of photographs from his days as a sumo wrestler are on display, along with valuable mementoes from his estate. Visitors can also see how both the townscape and the lifestyles of ordinary people appeared in the Edo era, when the ceremonials for sumo wrestling were first officially performed. In addition, temporary exhibition about sumo may be held.

Address 1-3-28, Shirakawa, Koutou-ku
Access Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line "Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Station" Exit B2 (exit for exclusive use of Hanzomon Line) 3-minute walk, Exit A3 3-minute walk
URL https://www.kcf.or.jp/fukagawa/

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