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The history of erotic art

Small museum and was totally packed with locals. We could see a snake of people forming before the... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
447daphnet
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Singapore, Singapore
Shunga Exhibit

Great exhibit - very small exhibit space. Beautiful setting next to Kando river and near Waseda... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
danielfcody
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Santa Monica, California
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10 Jun 2016
“The history of erotic art”
5 Dec 2015
“Shunga Exhibit”
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Small museum and was totally packed with locals. We could see a snake of people forming before the museum opened and joined the queue. I believe we were one of the rare foreigners there. Every step of the way was guided. You queue to buy...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

Great exhibit - very small exhibit space. Beautiful setting next to Kando river and near Waseda University. Place was PACKED on a Sunday late morning which made visiting the exhibit less of an enjoyable experience. However seeing 100's of old ladies peering intently at the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Went for the current Shunga (erotic art) exhibition . Shocked to see this tiny museum (in a colonial house) packed to the rafters, and most are elderly couples Sadly most descriptions are in Japanese, and it's so crowded that I couldn't each piece in detail

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 22 April 2013

The building itself is worth seeing: a former townhouse owned by the ruling lords of Samurai in Kumamoto in the Edo era, its architectural features are under renovation until the end of November, but on a previous visit I enjoyed seeing the valuable and historically...More

Date of experience: January 2013
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