Year-end and New Year information: Musee no Mori (Karuizawa Picture Book Forest Museum/Picturesque Garden, Ertz Toy Museum/Karuizawa, wooden toy store, picture book store, Cafe “Rouet”)


Musee no Mori will be open during the year-end and New Year holidays. Please pay attention to the opening days of the museum. The museum will be open from 10:00 to 16:00 (last admission at 15:30). On January 2, 2021 (Sat), a gallery talk (explanation of the exhibition by the curator) will be held at the Karuizawa Museum of Picture Book Art for about 30 minutes from 14:00.
*Entrance to the museum is required for participation.

Please refer to the official website for details.

[December 2020
Wednesday, December 30 and Thursday, December 31

January 2021】 【January 2021
Saturday, January 2, Sunday, January 3, Monday, January 4, Saturday, January 9, Sunday, January 10, Monday, January 11


Musee no Mori (Karuizawa Picture Book Forest Museum/Picturesque Garden, Ertz Toy Museum-Karuizawa, wooden toy store, picture book store, Cafe “Rouet”)

<Countermeasures against new coronavirus infection
Moose Forest “Declaration on Promotion of Measures against New Corona” (updated)
Moose Forest takes the following measures to combat infectious diseases.

Preventive measures taken by the museum
To prevent infectious diseases, our staff will wear masks.
Please use the disinfectant solution available at the museum reception desk and store.
● Doors and windows may be left open to ventilate the facility.
● Regular disinfection of the facility is performed.
Shatterproof sheets will be installed at the entrance reception of museums and art galleries and in stores.
Entry may be restricted depending on the number of visitors. In such cases, please wait for a while before entering.
Money will be exchanged using a tray.
We will record the representative’s name, daytime contact phone number, and the number of people entering the building.
● Temperature and physical condition checks are performed daily by museum staff.

Customer Requests.
Please refrain from visiting the hotel if you have a fever (37.5°C or higher), cough, sore throat, or other cold symptoms.
If you have visited a country or region where infectious diseases have continued to spread within the past two weeks, you may not be allowed to enter.
We ask for your cooperation in preventing infectious diseases, such as wearing masks.
We ask for your cooperation in taking measures to prevent new coronavirus infection among the museum’s staff.
Please maintain physical distance between customers.

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