Koshinokuni Museum of Literature 高志の国文学館

A shrine to Toyama’s local literature

A place where anybody can enjoy and learn about literature relating to Toyama or by authors with a connection to Toyama. The museum features a wide range of genres, from classical literature by Manyo poets and waka poet Otomo no Yakamochi to modern literature by Yoshie Hotta, Keita Genji and Genyoshi Kadokawa, manga by Fujiko Fujio A and Fujiko F Fujio and even films by Yojiro Takita, Katsuhide Motoki and Mamoru Hosoda. There’s even a well-stocked library area where you can enjoy a variety of works for free.

Toyama City


Address 930-0095 富山県富山市舟橋南町2-22
Telephone Number 076-431-5492
Opening Times 9:30am-6:00pm (no entry after 5:30pm)
Closed Tuesdays (except public holidays), the day after public holidays, New Year period
Prices *Permanent Exhibit Admission: ¥200 (¥160 for groups 20 people or more)
All exhibits are free for elementary, junior high, high school and special school students or any equivalent and for persons with disability ID and for one accompanying person. Free for university students (only the permanent exhibit)
*Special Exhibit Admission: Varies depending on the exhibit
The special exhibit admission includes admission for the collection exhibit.
Car Park 83 spaces (3 spaces for wheelchair users only)
Parking fee: Free for 3 hours for visitors to Koshinokuni Museum of Literature (verification from the museum required)
Getting There 15 minute walk from Toyama Station on the JR Hokuriku Main Line
Take the Toyama City Tram bound for Daigaku-mae from Toyama Station on the JR Hokuriku Main Line to Kenchō-mae. 5 minute walk from Kenchō-mae stop.
Approx. 20 minutes by car from the Toyama Interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway
20 minutes by car from Toyama Kitokito Airport
Website http://www.koshibun.jp/english/

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