Kawagoe with kids Sayama Municipal Museum

Sayama City Museum, Saitama, is a municipal museum in Sayama Inariyama Park on the Seibu Ikebukuro Line.  They tend to host a lot of travelling exhibits suitable or designed for children, especially during spring and summer break. We have been to many of their exhibits over the years and (with theRead More →

Ageo Kodomo no Shiro

Kodomo no Shiro Ageo – Saitama has a large number of superb free children’s (community/ play) centres, called jidokan or jido centre “jidose” (児童館・児童センター). Many mothers agree that Ageo’s kodomo-no-shiro, “children’s castle”, is among the best. Ageo Kodomo No Shiro In terms of size, equipment and diversity, I would personallyRead More →