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Chiba City Folk Museum

A museum immitating a castle tower. It is situated inside the Inohana Park which is a known spot for cherry bloosom and its spectacular view. Each floor displays City of Chiba history from ancient to modern time focusing on the medieval family, the Chiba Clan. The highest floor serves as observatory.

Basic Information


Chiba City Folk Museum


1-6-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku , Chiba City, Chiba

Opening Hours

9:00-17:00 (Entry until 16:30)

Regular Holidays and Rest Days

Monday, holiday, New Year's holiday (Expect irregular holiday)



Accomodates 20 vehicles (Free)

Toilet Facilities


By Car

From Matsugaoka Interchange towards downtown on Keiyo Expressway, approximately 10 minutes. ※Limited parking. Use of public transportation is advised.

By Train

From JR Chiba Station, take a bus bound for Chiba University Hospital, approximately 10 minutes. Get off at Kyodo Hakubutsukan or Chibaken Bunkakaikan.
From JR Honchiba Station, 15 minutes on foot.

Other Information

Foreign Language-Explanations and Displays


Some exhibitions are in English. English guidance is unavailable.

Contact Information


Chiba City Folk Museum

Telephone Number




This information is information as of May 29, 2018.

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