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"Tohaku Navi" (iOS Lite Version)

"Tohaku Navi" (iOS Lite Version)

Application Start Up Screen
Course Menu



1. "Tohaku Navi (iOS Lite Version)" includes three guide courses for the Tokyo National Museum's Regular Exhibition and a stamp rally feature. Users can choose a course depending on how much time they want to spend or their interests.
"Honkan 2F Highlights of Japanese Art Course" This course is a 30-minute walk around the second floor of the Honkan, or Japanese Gallery. It contains 3 interactive contents.
"Museum Architecture Course" The Museum Architecture Course is a 30-minute walk around 6 of the museum's buildings.
"Guide to the Gallery of Horyuji Treasures" Offers a link to the existing application "30 minute Tour of the Gallery of Horyuji Treasures". It consists of seven movies.
"Highlights of Japanese Art Course on the Honkan Second Floor" includes three interactive contents such as the introduction to the Maki-e production process and interactive viewer for the Wind God and Thunder God folding screen painting.
Interactive Contents
View Sliding Door
2. The app includes a stamp rally feature where users can automatically collect digital stamps according to their location. Digital stamps can be collected at 3 locations in the museum in front of the following buildings: Honkan, Toyokan, and Gallery of Horyuji Treasures.
* Users who collect all 3 stamps can receive a "Tohaku Navi" original souvenir button badge
25mm button badge
There are two types of button badges. Badge designs change every month.

  *  You can redeem your souvenir at the Information Desk in Honkan by showing the Stamp Rally screen of your device.
  *  You can receive only 1 badge at a time.  

"Tohaku Navi" Demo movie



Requirements iPhone/iPod touch/iPad with iOS 5.0 or higher required
* Some features may be limited on your device. The Stamp Rally feature requires GPS support.
Contents Combination of audio, photo, movies, text and interactive contents
Language Japanese / English
Download URL For iOS
"TohakuNavi" App Store : Free of Charge (34.4MB)

Contents to be downloaded separately by courses
"Museum Architecture Course"  approx. 20MB
                               (approx. 30MB in case of iPad Retina display model)
"Honkan 2F Highlights of Japanese Art Course" approx. 25MB
                               (approx. 40MB in case of iPad Retina display model)
Credits Supervised by: Tokyo National Museum
Planned and Produced by: Information Services International-Dentsu, Ltd., Koozyt, Inc.
Supported by: Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc.
Original Design Concept: Tota Hasegawa (TOMATO)