For Schools

Support for Teachers in the UK

The Embassy offers support to teachers in the UK who would like to introduce Japan to their introduce Japan to their pupils. Through our Club Taishikan workshops and our artefacts and DVDs for loan, students can gain knowledge about Japan and its culture. Moreover, we can support those studying the Japanese language with supplementary information about life in Japan.

Please contact our Information Section
Information Section
Information Section
Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom
101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT

The Embassy of Japan offers...

Club Taishikan

Club Taishikan

Club Taishikan is a unique event through which schoolchildren can visit the Embassy for an introduction to Japanese culture.

Artefacts for loan

We have a range of artefacts for loan. Choose from traditional yukata and happi for dressing up or one of our pre-arranged sets.

Borrow Artefacts Set
The Embassy's Choice Set
The Matsuri Set (Festival Set)

Artefacts for loan

JICC Library

Embassy Library

The Library possesses approximately 4,000 volumes covering a wide range of general educational, historical and cultural topics relating to Japan.

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday (excluding Embassy holidays)
09:30 - 12:45 & 14:00 - 17:30

What other Japan-related organisations in the UK offer.

Japan Foundation London

Japan Foundation - London Language Centre

Japanese teaching support for schools and establishments, teachers and learners

Find out more

The Japan Society

The Japan Society - Schools

The Japan Society provides a variety of services to schools

Find out more

British Council

British Council - Schools Online

International school exchanges programme

Find out more

Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation

Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation - Grants, Awards and Prizes

The Foundation awards grants to individuals and institutions in the UK and Japan

Find out more

Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation

Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation - Activity support in Youth and Education

The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundtion accepts applications for UK-Japan relations and exchange

Find out more

Sakura Cherry Tree Project

Sakura Cherry Tree Project in the UK

Sakura Cherry Tree Project in the UK marks 150 years of Japan-UK friendship and the continued cooperation between our two nations

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