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Chiba City Folk Museum (Chiba Castle)

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The Chiba City Folk Museum (Chiba Castle) was built on the site of Chiba Castle (also known as Inohana Castle), a residence of the Chiba warrior clan, which was active in Shimousa province from ancient times to the Middle Ages. Activities of the museum include displaying and researching materials related to the Chiba clan. Enjoy the views from the observation room on the top floor. Adjacent facilities include a tearoom where you can also enjoy tea and sweets and a teahouse where you can enjoy a view of the garden.


Address 1-6-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba City 260-0856
Access 40 minutes by car from Narita Airport
60 minutes by car from Haneda Airport
40 minutes by train from Tokyo Station
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Hours 9:00–17:00 (Consult on use on holidays and at night)
Closed Mondays* and year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3)
Note: If Monday falls on a holiday, closed on the following day.
Facility outline Main building: steel-framed reinforced concrete (4-level 5-story castle structure); Warehouse building: 1 aboveground and 2 underground floors
Site area: 8,748.59 m2; building area: 756.13 m2; total floor area: 2,416.29 m2; total exhibition floor area: 1,230.86 m2
Available area (m2) / Capacity Chiba City Folk Museum Observation Room: 100.23 m2 (up to 50 people)
Inohana Park: 10.293 m2 (Strict limitations on use of the park by commercial operators)

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