Ichiyo Memorial Museum
Minowa: Museum
Ichiyo Memorial Museum: Minowa
Minowa / Museum
Open 9am-4:30pm (last entry 4pm). Closed Mondays.
Y300 admission

This small literary museum is devoted to celebrated poet and novelist Ichiyo Higuchi (1872-1896), whose image has appeared on the 5000-yen bill since 2004. She is arguably the most important woman writer of her era. The museum is built on the site where she once lived.

Taito-ku, Ryusen 3-18-4.
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