There will be a visit to the Toyo Bunko Museum. Toyo Bunko was founded in 1924 by Hisaya Iwasaki of the Mitsubishi Family, and is known as the biggest research library centre for Asian studies in Japan. A museum attached to the Toyo Bunko was opened last year and the society has arranged a group tour at the kind invitation of the director of the Toyo Bunko Museum.
Participants will join a guided tour (in Japanese) and have tea and cakes at the museum café.
To book, please register your full name and phone number with the JBS Secretariat by e-mail or by fax no later than 4th July. Further details will be sent to the participants about 1 week in advance.
Date: Wednesday, 11th July
Time: 1400 to 1600 hours
Place: Toyo Bunko Museum (2-28-21 Hong Komagome, Bunkyo-ku)
Price: Members JPY2,000 Guests JPY2,500