Museum Announcement

The museum will extend the scheduled opening of the museum on March 17, 2020 after the renewal closure since last September for the time being to prevent the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

We will announce further information by our website and SNS

We are deeply sorry for the current situation and appreciate your understanding.

 

Reservations are necessary if you would like any of the following.

1) If you would like explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop

Explanation on exhibition:
Volunteer commentators will guide you within the Museum. Please tell us your preferred time and other requests when making your reservation. We normally recommend a period of about one hour.

*Explanation on exhibition is available for individuals and groups alike.
*This is not a guided tour, but explanation on exhibition is available upon request.

Hand Paper Making Workshop:
We will make handmade postcards using recycled raw materials from milk carton paper. (The contents are the same as the Hand Paper Making Workshop held every Saturday and Sunday.)

*The Workshop is open to groups of 10 or more persons.
*Reservations cannot be taken for times between 10:00-13:00 on weekends.

2.Use by school organizations

 

1) If you would like explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop

Explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop reservation application procedure

1)Please apply from the “Explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop reservation application form”.

→Explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop reservation application form

*If you do not have Internet access, please call us at +81-3-3916-2320.

 

2) An automatic reply e-mail will arrive.

*If it does not arrive, please change your settings to allow e-mail from the “@papermuseum.jp” domain.

 

3) After receiving your application, one of our staff will call you to confirm your reservation. After confirmation, your reservation will be complete.

*If you have not received a confirmation call from us within one week, please contact us by phone at +81-3-3916-2320.

 

Important points and requests when reserving Explanation on exhibition/Hand Paper Making Workshop

  • Please reserve at least 2 weeks before the date of your planned visit.
  • When visiting as a group, we recommend having a preliminary inspection in advance. After finalizing your reservation, up to 2 persons can enter the Museum free of charge for the preliminary inspection. Please tell us your preferred date and time in advance.
  • Explanation on exhibition is given in Japanese.
  • The Hand Paper Making Workshop is 100 yen per person.
  • Please note that certain requests may not be possible to satisfy due to museum management circumstances.

2) Use by school organizations

Various paper-themed learning experiences are available as off-campus studies, including “Process to make paper”, “Paper and recycling”, “History of paper in Japan and the world”, “The Oji region and the paper manufacturing industry”, etc.

Tour reservation application procedure for school organizations

1) Please download the “Reservation form for school organizations” and apply by sending the application via fax. → School organization application form

2) An automatic reply e-mail will arrive.

*If it does not arrive, please change your settings to allow e-mail from the “@papermuseum.jp” domain.

3) After receiving your application, one of our staff will call you to confirm your reservation. After confirmation, your reservation will be complete.

*If you have not received a confirmation call from us within one week, please contact us by phone at +81-3-3916-2320.

 

Important points and requests when making reservations for school organizations

  • Please reserve at least 2 weeks before the date of your planned visit.
  • Please contact us if you would like to visit the Museum with an assistive vehicle, etc.
  • Elementary/junior high school student organizations (with at least 10 students) that have previously reserved can enter the Museum free of charge provided that they are led by teaching staff.
  • To ensure more effective learning, please have a prior meeting with a Museum representative and a preliminary inspection. After finalizing your reservation, up to 2 persons can enter the Museum free of charge for the preliminary inspection. Please let us know your preferred date and time in advance.
  • Tours with explanations are given in Japanese.
  •  The Hand Paper Making Workshop is 100 yen per person.
  • Please note that certain requests may not be possible to satisfy due to museum management circumstances.