Shikoku Mura open-air museum

Museum / Science Museum
Shikoku Mura (“Shikoku Village”) is an open-air museum located about 20 minutes’ drive to the east of JR Takamatsu Station. The exhibits include traditional farmhouses from various parts of Shikoku (dating from the Edo and Meiji periods) that were moved and re-erected here, as well as traditional public buildings such as a village kabuki stage, and several traditional industrial facilities that have been designated as Important Cultural Properties, including a traditional sugar-cane processing facility. The Shikoku Mura Gallery located on the museum site exhibits a wide range of artworks, from European paintings to Oriental sculptures, etc.

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Kagawa Pref. Takamatsushi Yashimanakamachi 91 map map Map
9:30-17:00 (Reception until 16:30) [Shikoku Village Gallery] 9:30-16:30
Tuesday (open if Tuesday is Public holidaysClosed, closed the following day)
[Admission fee] [General] 1,600yen[College student] 1,000yen[Junior high school student]600yen[Up to elementary school student]Free*Changes at the time of special exhibitions
Parking Lot
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English Menu
Available (Muranai leaflet is available)
*English facility leaflet available
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
60-120 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Possible (Entry is possible, but there are slopes, stairs, and ups and downs)
Infant friendly
Pet friendly
Possible (There are conditions such as the use of leads and some entry NG)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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  • Why isnt this historic, architecture and cultural center better known?
    5.0 Reviewed : 2022.11.11
    BRILLIANT landscape design and historic preservation. Super-sophisticated design linking historic buildings by varied paths with varied materials and so experiences. The historic buildings are...
  • Highly recommended!
    5.0 Reviewed : 2021.08.28
    My husband and I spent a week based out of Takamatsu. This was one of the most meaningful experiences we had on the whole island of Shikoku. The village has many old homes and buildings from around...
  • Awesome!
    5.0 Reviewed : 2020.01.10
    Whether you’re tripping the light fantastic across the ancient suspension bridge, taking selfies at the glass lighthouse, or comparing your artistic talents to those at the art gallery, there’s...

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