Morioka History and Culture Museum

Morioka City

Central Iwate

The building, which had been used as the Iwate Prefectural Library, was completely renovated and opened in 2011 in a corner of Morioka Castle Ruins Park (Iwate Park). The first floor introduces Morioka's festivals (Chagu Chagu Umako, Morioka Sansa Odori, Morioka Autumn Festival floats) and seasonal tourist information, while the second floor displays the history of the Morioka clan and the treasures of the Nanbu family. There is also a cafe (rest area ``Fukikata''). Please stop by to experience the history and culture of the castle town of Morioka and enjoy walking around the town.

1-50 Morioka Uchimaru 020-0023
Business Hours
April-October 9:00-19:00
November to March 9:00 to 18:00
(Admission to the 2nd floor exhibition room is open until 30 minutes before closing)
The 3rd Tuesday of every month (the next day if it falls on a public holiday), year-end and New Year holidays (12/31-1/1)
1st floor is free, 2nd floor exhibition room requires admission fee of 300 yen for general, 200 yen for high school students, 100 yen for elementary and junior high school students.
Morioka History and Culture Museum
Phone number 019-681-2100
FAX number 019-652-5296
Parking: Please use nearby paid parking lots.

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