Photo of the Day: Edo-Tokyo Museum

Opened in 1993,The Edo-Tokyo Museum is a museum of the history of Tokyo located in Ryogoku. Permanent exhibitions include a life-size replicas of the Nihonbashi, the Nakamuraza theatre, scale models of town, and buildings from the Edo, Meiji and Shōwa periods.

Tokyo Edo Museum

The distinctive elevated shape of the museum building is modeled after an old storehouse in the kurazukuri style.

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