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308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
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Wednesday - Sunday
2 Time Slots
10:00-12:30 and 2:00-4:30

Learn about the Japanese House & 7-5-3 day, a special day for children who are 3, 5 and 7 years old

The Museum is offering limited programming during its initial reopening. Additional new and familiar programs will be added as they become safely available.
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Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
3-5, 6 and up, All Ages
Japanese House

Yokoso – welcome!

Stand on the Kyoto street and peek into Kyo-no-Machiya, an old hose which was transported from the city of Kyoto, Boston’s sister city.

Check out the November displays that talk about 7-5-3 day – 七五三 Shichigosan, a special day to celebrate the growth and well-being for children who are three, five, and seven years old.

Enjoy the art gallery show “Connect Connect Puzzle”, created by the students of Tohoku University of Art and Design.


*Currently, visitors cannot enter the house but are encouraged to peek inside the house and hear some of the many stories about this special house shared by our trained and knowledgeable staff."

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