Tsugaruhan Neputa Mura

Museum / Science Museum
This is an experience-based tourist facility in Hirosaki City, Aomori Prefecture, themed on local culture including the Hirosaki Neputa festival and the Tsugaru region. The permanent exhibition features displays on Hirosaki Neputa and accompanying musical demonstrations. One can learn about local craftwork and have a production experience, and in the Tsugaru shamisen corner one can not only listen to a live performance but also try playing the shamisen under the guidance of a professional. There is also a free to enter shopping area offering locally-produced vegetables, apples and handicrafts.

Spot details

Address
Aomori Pref. Hirosakishi Kamenokoumachi 61
Phone
0172391511
Hours
9:00-17:00
Closed
open everyday
Fees
[Admission fee] General550yen, Junior high and high school students 350yen, Elementary school students220yen, Toddlers (3 years old and over) 110yen
Parking Lot
Available(200spaces)
Credit Card
Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, UnionPay, DISCOVER, Diners Club)
Smoking
Available
Wi-Fi
Available
Vegetarian Menu
Available (reservation required)
English Menu
Available (English, Korean, Chinese, Thai, German, French, Spanish)
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Yes
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
60-120 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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  • Potentially an interesting visit
    3.0 Reviewed:2019.08.23
    We visited as part of a visit to Hirosaki Castle (see my other review). Unfortunately the English presentation we were supposed to have, for some reason didnt happen. The explanations on the...
  • Illuminated papier mache floats and lanterns, drumming and history
    5.0 Reviewed:2019.05.24
    This facility does extensive coverage of the Neputa Festival, one of the best known in Japan. There is an informative introduction with drumming and other music. The large floats with (to me...
  • Interesting Tour Stop
    4.0 Reviewed:2019.05.17
    We came here as part of a tour excursion. Interesting exhibits of floats from the matsuri as well as a demonstration of festival drumming and chanting. The art on the floats is amazing. The area is...

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