Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki is an art gallery that displays valuable original drawings and relevant information of the Japanese manga artist "Fujiko・ F・Fujio". You can also appreciate his original video works, have a meal at the cafe and buy goods at the shops there.
About the Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki
Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki is a cultural facility opened on September 3, 2011 to display Fujiko・ F・Fujio's works to a wide generation around the world through various exhibitions. Did you know, the opening day of the museum was set on 3rd September, which is the birthday of Doraemon.
In addition, the art gallery has introduced an advance reservation system by which you can thoroughly enjoy the museum on a specified date and time. Each day, entrance time is divided into quarterly time-schedule as follows: (1) 10:00 (2) 12:00 (3) 14:00 (4) 16:00
Things to do in Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum, Kawasaki
In Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum, Kawasaki, you can appreciate around 150 valuable original works, work-rooms and valuable materials. To add to this, you can also watch a short original movie in the "Fujiko・F・Fujio Theater". It has must-see footage which cannot be watched anywhere else in the world.
Besides, there are various photogenic spots which fans can enjoy. For example, you can find the familiar open space and earthen pipes that was iconic in the Doraemon story here.
The "Museum Cafe" on the 3rd floor of the Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum serve food related to the various characters and gadgets appearing in the works of Fujiko・ F・Fujio.
Above all, "French toast de Ankipan" is one of he most popular choice. It is a reproduction of a Doraemon's gadget, "Ankipan" (the bread that can help you memorize lessons/other things).
Buy some Doraemon souvenirs in the museum!
There are two gift shops in the building selling limited products of the museum. They are the "Museum shop" and "Gift Corner Fujikoya". Goods such as stationery, dolls and cups can be purchased at the Museum Shop. On the other hand, sweets such as "dorayaki" and "ankipan rusk" can be purchased at the Gift Corner Fujikoya. There are many limited products on sale here, so please stop by during your visit.
Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki: Tickets & Method of purchase
It is necessary to purchase tickets in advance for visiting the Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki. The ticket is 1,000 yen for adults. You can buy tickets via WEB reservation, telephone reservation or Loppi (ticket selling machine) at Lawson convenience stores.
Access to the Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki
To go to Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki, take the non-stop bus of Kawasaki City Bus at JR Noborito Station. The journey takes about 9 minutes and costs 210 yen (one-way) for adults. (as of April 2019)
- Spot name: Fujiko・ F・Fujio Museum in Kawasaki
- Street address: 2-8-1 Nagao, Tama-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture 214-0023
- Access: About 9 minutes by Kawasaki city bus departing from JR Nanbu Line Noborito Station
- Wi-Fi: Available
- Language: English, Chinese, Korean
- Ticket Purchase: At convenience store (only in Lawson. *Language -> English, Chinese), Website (only Japanese), Telephone (only Japanese)
- Credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, JCB