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Boston Children’s Museum
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 426-6500

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Friday: 10am-9pm

OSHOGATSU 2017 - Japanese New Year's Celebration!

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Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
0-3, 3-5, 6 and up, All Ages
Museum Wide

Join us to celebrate the New Year of 2017!

Bring in a lot of good luck with TAIKO drums, the SHISHIMAI lion dance, MOCHI rice pounding, CHADO tea ceremony, and more! OSHOGATSU (New Year) is an important time for family and community to gather to wish for happiness and health for each other. Please join us for our celebration of welcoming the new year!

2017 is the Year of the Rooster in the twelve animal zodiacs. Roosters’ personalities are thought to be confident, courageous, hardworking, and honest. Together, let’s begin the Year of the Rooster!

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Japanese New Year

Admission free for furloughed Federal employees with proof of Federal employment, limit 4 people.
Plentiful Weekday & Weekend Discounted Parking Available