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German Toys that Weave Stories / Eltz Toy Museum, Karuizawa, Spring/Summer 2020 Special Exhibition (first half)

Wooden toys made in the Erz region of eastern Germany with themes such as fairy tales and seasonal events are on display. The exhibition will highlight the craftsmanship and charm of the stories passed down through the generations in Germany. Toys based on famous German tales such as “Grimm’s Fairy Tales” and “The Nutcracker and the King of the Mice” are introduced. Miniature toys depicting scenes of daily life and the seasons allow visitors to imagine the lives of German people.

session (of a legislature)

(currently being held) – June 29, 2020 (Monday)

◎Eltz Toy Museum, Karuizawa, the use of the “Toys and Educational Toys Corner” in the exhibition hall will be restricted or suspended to prevent contact infection. (Scheduled until March 30, 2020)

*Special rates will be applied until Monday, March 30, 2020.

Eltz Toy Museum

Single theater adult: [Regular price] 750 yen → [Special price] 650 yen
Single theater junior high and high school students: [Regular price] 500 yen → [Special price] 400 yen
Single theater elementary school students: [Regular price] 350 yen → [Special price] 250 yen

2-museum set ticket with Karuizawa Museum of Picture Book Art

Adults: [Regular price] 1,400 yen → [Special price] 1,250 yen
Junior high and high school students: [Regular price] 900 yen → [Special price] 800 yen
Elementary school students: [Regular price] 650 yen → [Special price] 550 yen


Eltz Toy Museum, Karuizawa
*For more information, please go to the tourist facility information at the bottom of the page.

Hours of Operation

9:30-17:00 (last admission 30 minutes before closing)

closed day

Tuesdays *Open on Tuesday, May 5 (GW). No substitute closure.

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