The 1859 Treaty of Amity and Commerce established the first American legation in Japan at the Zenpuku-ji Temple (Pruyn's designation: Semphufugee). Townsend Harris (1804-1878) was the first American consul-general. Albanian, Robert Hewson Pruyn … Learn More
Stop by the Children's Gallery on your next visit. Enjoy this happy space where families can interact with each other and express their own creativity while getting hands on with materials related to the museum's exhibitions and collections. Interactive activities include a puppet theater, a hieroglyphic rubbing station, a light table, large lego blocks, and more!