Tendo-shi shogi museum

Tendo-shi shogi museum てんどうししょうぎしりょうかん
◆All the customers

We will restart the use from Monday, June 1, 2020.

Resumption Sun: From Monday, June 1, 2020

※I would like entry of contact information at the time of admission.



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Tendo-shi is the town of best shogi in Japan and is about 95% of national shares.
The origin of shogi is said to be the dice shogi called chatoranga played in ancient India.
It was not clear at time when we were introduced into Japan, but seemed to have been already played in the around eleventh century of the Heian era.
Thereafter Japanese shogi accomplished original development.
Tendo-shi shogi museum displays outbreak of shogi and thing about shogi and shogi piece including work of production process, piece artisan of shogi, piece of transmission, the world to Japan clearly.

Information
  • Name Tendo-shi shogi museum
  • Location 1-1-1, Honcho, Tendo-shi
  • Phone number 023-653-1690
  • Business Hours 9:00-18:00 (last admission 17:30)
  • Closed Third Monday ※In the case of holiday, third Monday is the next day
    New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
  • Admission Adult: 320 yen
    High school, student: 210 yen
    Elementary and junior high school student: 100 yen

    [more than 20 group discount]
    Adult: 260 yen
    High school, student: 160 yen
    Elementary and junior high school student: 80 yen

    [person with a disability rate]
    As for the person having disability certificate, at half price (as for the care, free of charge)
    It is 50 yen to 160 yen for adults, high school, student 105 yen, junior high student

    ※Please show obstacle notebook.
    About person with a disability discount, reduction of taxes object of Tendo-shi shogi museum

    ※[June 19, 2020] It is current information.
     As it may be different from fact,
     For more details, please refer directly.

  • Access It is next to Tendo Station
  • Parking lot Available (car one hour free of charge), trailer bus (possible to five)
  • Contact information Tendo-shi shogi museum
  • URL http://bussan-tendo.gr.jp/Japanese_chess_museum/
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