Museum of Yokohama Urban History


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Located close to the Osanbashi ship terminal, this museum is housed in the former Yokohama City Telephone Exchange building, constructed in 1929. The exhibitions tell the story of how Yokohama became the city it is today, touching on everything from urban planning and culture to the everyday of life of ordinary citizens.


12 Nihon-odori, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa

Transport Nihon-odori Station (Tokyu Toyoko or Minatomirai lines) 1 minute walk from Exit 3

Telephone 045 663 2424

Open 9:30am-5pm (Entrance till 4:30pm) / Mondays


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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