About us

About Us



7-3 Matsugaya 1choume, Taitou-ku, Tokyo,
111-0036 JAPAN

<TEL> 03-3843-6761(showroom) *
<FAX> 03-3843-6761

*occasionally it's hard to reply in English.
FAX or E-mail is better.


<Open>Tue-Sat 11:00AM-7:00PM
<Open>Sunday 12:00PM-6:00PM
<Holiday>Mon, National Holiday

Founded: 1919, Incorporated: 1953. Number of employees: 8
Supply lines: Exclusive: ukuleles: Famous, Luna, K.wave, FT, KIWAYA(oveseas),Loprinzi
Non-exclusive: ukuleles: KoAloha, Seiren, T's, etc.
Chairman: Ryouji Okamoto. President: Kyoko Hara


From the Narita Airport to Ueno station take the Keisei Sky Liner which is an express train to the Ueno station.
Or, if you have a JR pass, take Narita Express to Tokyo station.
At the Tokyo station take the JR Yamanote line to the Ueno station.

From the Keisei Ueno station:
- Leave through the Main Exit and turn left.
-Go to the JR Ueno station and pass through it to the Asakusa exit.
-You will see the elevated motorway ahead at the exit.
-Upon seeing the motorway, walk for a few seconds and you will see FedEx Kinkos across Showa-dori (Route 4).
(the street facing you)
-Pass by the FedEX Kinkos along the Asakusa-dori.
-After about a 5-minute walk, you will see the Tokyo Metro Inaricho Station.
(You can also take the Ginza-line from Ueno station to get here)
-Cross the Kiyosubashi-dori near the station and walk along the Asakusa-dori.
-You will pass by a overhead walkway and bus stop on your right.
-After a while, you will pass by a diner "Johnathan Family Restaurant" and a book store "Book Off".
-You'll face a crossroad and turn left, you'll find a sign for "KIWAYA" on the right side of the road.

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KIWAYA Ukulele Museum "RAKU"

KIWAYA has a collection of precious vintage ukuleles from arouund the world.
We display this collection at the Ukulele museum "RAKU".
You can look over our vintage collection with English comments.
If you hope to visit the museum, send KIWAYA an e-mail in advance.
We suggest that you make a reservation.

<Open> Tue.-Thur. 11:30AM-4:30PM / Sun.12:30PM-6:00PM
* Occasionally used for meeting, event or receptions.

<Holiday>Fri, Sat, Mon, National Holiday

Contact us

Overseas dealer inquires welcome.

1-8-3 Matsugaya, Taitou-ku, Tokyo, 111-0036 JAPAN