Hachimantai City Museum

Hachimantai City

Central Iwate

The Ashiro district of Hachimantai City has played an important role as a transportation hub to Akita and Tsugaru since ancient times, and has developed a unique culture. We will introduce the history and culture of the Ashiro area as well as learn about the activities of our ancestors who lived in the area. There are many interesting materials such as items related to the 15th Great Priest Kojun of Higashieizan Kan'eiji Temple Gokokuin who was from the former Ashiro Town, the ``Tayama Calendar'' which is a rare picture book even in Japan, old agricultural tools, lacquerware, Jomon relics, etc. On display.

230 Sada, Hachimantai City, Iwate Prefecture 028-7533
Business Hours
9:00-16:30 (last admission 16:00)
Monday (if Monday is a holiday, the next weekday), New Year holidays (12/29-1/3)
Adults 210 yen (150 yen), free for junior high school students and younger
*() indicates groups of 20 or more people
Hachimantai City Museum
Phone number 0195-63-1122
FAX number 0195-63-1123

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