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-Cinderella story ... over world exhibition - United States of kawatamasanao collection - Cinderella

Date From Saturday, April 23, 2016 to Wednesday, June 22
From 10:00 to 20:00 (as for the room entrance until 19:30)
Until Saturday 19:00, Sundays and holidays 17:00 room entrance until 30 minutes before shut room
Closed days Monday, May 16, Monday, June 20
Place Chiyoda Ward Hibiya book culture building 1F special exhibition room
Access Marunouchi Line, Hibiya Line "Kasumigaseki Station" Exit B2, approximately 3 minutes on foot
Toei Mita Line "Uchi-Saiwaicho Station" Exit A7, approximately 3 minutes on foot
Chiyoda Line "Kasumigaseki Station" Exit C4, approximately 3 minutes on foot
JR "Shimbashi Station" Hibi Taniguchi, approximately 10 minutes on foot
Admission charges General 300 yen university student, high school student 200 yen
※Less than Chiyoda inhabitant of a ward, junior high student, person having disability certificate and one attendance are free of charge
Chiyoda Ward Hibiya book culture building
Reference tel: 03-3502-3340

Event contents

kawatamasanao collection
World exhibition of Cinderella
Cinderella story ... over ... United States

McLoughlin Bros. "Cinderella" for company (1897)

As for the story of Cinderella, various versions are in all parts of the world, and we have various opinions in the origin. It spread out through version of German folktale researcher the Grimm brothers all over Europe in writer Charles Perrault and 19th century in France in the 17th century and crossed afterwards in the United States. Cinderella won popularity as story to embody in American Dream "that anyone could succeed in by all means in the United States if we continued making an effort towards dream steadily", and many picture books were published. Cinderella of Disney is well known, but it understands that it sails up the history now that Cinderella has various stories.
Book exhibition gets full-scale cooperation of Masanao Kawada (representative of atto- Lance Church) who is collector of antique picture book and displays picture book and printed matter of valuable Cinderella who hangs in middle part from the 19th to the 20th century, and was published in the United States. Furthermore, we display valuable collection approximately 150 points such as reproduction of dress of Cinderella drawn to picture book 100 years ago, reproduction video of story printed by glass film plate, Cinderella-related goods to be seen in total only here and introduce the world of Cinderella who crossed to the United States. The world of Cinderella that anyone seems to know and does not know. You can enjoy from child to adult in wide layer.

Complimentary ticket present

We present complimentary ticket of "world exhibition of - or cotton Masanao - Cinderella collecting" to two pieces of one set four people.
Application ".....impression 6 of Chiyoda City Tourism Association homepage contact information (phone number) 5 full name 4 address 3 zip code 2 1, after filling out the effect of Chiyoda-ku Hibiya book culture building complimentary ticket application," please send email to Chiyoda City Tourism Association ( The application deadline is until Wednesday, April 20, 2016.
In the case of a lot of applicants, we obtain successful result with shipment of complimentary ticket after lottery. Thank you for your understanding.




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