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Shonai Yone History Museum (庄内米歴史資料館)


Reference/Local/Exhibition/Literature Museum

Yamagata Sakata-shi Sankyomachi 1-chome 1-8 (Sakata / TsuruokaArea)

phone 0234237470

Review of Shonai Museum of History of Rice

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Reviewed:2019/10/02 All about rice
This is a pleasant short walk from where the shuttle bus from the port drops you off. Its a small museum with some interesting facts about the cultivation of rice.
Reviewed:2019/07/28 Short visit
Shonai Rice History Museum had just enough explanations in English to keep the visit interesting with its displays about rice cultivation history in the area. The highlight is the section where...
Reviewed:2018/07/27 I enjoyed the visit
This museum is in one of the Sankyo Soko Storehouses and is on the far end close to the river. There is an entrance fee and everything literature wise is written in Japanese.

The museum exhibits...

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Yamagata Sakata-shi Sankyomachi 1-chome 1-8 [map]
Sakata / TsuruokaArea
Business hours
March - November 9:00-16:30
December - February 9:00 to 16:00
Regular holiday
December 30 - January 4

Information Sources:  ZENRIN CO., LTD.


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          Yamagata Areas


          Although often overlooked, Yamagata prefecture by no means lacks appeal: the Yamadera temple trail through the mountains, deliciously tender Yonezawa wagyu, and over 100 steaming hot springs, most notably Zao Onsen, await visitors. When winter comes, the snowcapped peaks become dotted with skiers by day and onsen-goers by night, while summer brings the celebration of juicy Yamagata cherries.