If you’re going to Yokohama, stop by the Shinyokohama Ramen Museum
There are three main points of interest to this museum: you can feel the nostalgic atmosphere of recreated Showa period streets, you can sample ramen from restaurants all over Japan, and you can experience the history of ramen and learn ramen trivia. The place truly has a distinctive feel to it, and whether you enjoy the scenery, eat, or learn, there’s always more to enjoy. There are various surprising things set up all over the museum, so you can always find something new as well. The museum is walking distance from Shin-Yokohama Station, which is a Shinkansen stop.
Where is it??
- 2-14-21, Shinyokohama, Kohoku-ku Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, 222-0033, Japan
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From Tokyo Station, Shin-Yokohama Station is an approximately 18-minute ride on the JR Tokaido Shinkansen. The site is also accessible from Yokohama Station. From Tokyo Station, Yokohama Station is an approximately 30-minute ride on the JR Tokaido Line train, and from there, Shin-Yokohama is an approximately 10-minute ride on the JR Yokohama Line. Shin-Yokohama Station is also accessible via the Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue Line, and is about a 10-minute ride from Yokohama Station.