TOKYO EDO MUSEUM
--The Tokyo Metropolitan Edo- Tokyo Museum opened in March 1993.
--The permanent exhibition, showcasing original objects and replicas, offers visitors a journey through the 400-year history of Edo Tokyo since Tokugawa Ieyasu entered Tokyo.
--By the early 18th century, Edo had become one of the largest metropolises, with a population of about 1 million people. By the late 18th century, its own distinctive culture had flourished, and it had becomes Japans de facto capital.