19 May 2024: Japanmarkt Leiden

Japan Museum SieboldHuis is pleased to announce that the14th edition of the Annual Japan Market will be held on Sunday 19th of May from 12:00 – 17:00 hours. Come and see Japan in Leiden!

On May 19th, the Rapenburg will be packed with Japanese stalls featuring everything from manga to prints and from kimono to cosplay. Many aspects of both classical and modern Japanese culture will also be highlighted.

In 2000, the then Emperor and Empress of Japan visited Japan Museum SieboldHuis as part of the State Visit to the Netherlands. To commemorate this visit and their walk down the Rapenburg together with then Queen Beatrix, this event is organised annually by Japan Museum SieboldHuis.

Japan Museum Sieboldhuis | Japan Market 2024
Sunday, 19th May | 12:00 – 17:00 | Rapenburg, Leiden

Entry to the market is free

Admission to the museum is not free. Standard admission prices are applicable. The Budo demontrations in the Tempelzaal of the Museum for Antiquities however are free.

Click here to read more about the event and the programme.