Daisen Museum of Nature and History大山自然歴史館
A 15-minute drive from the Yonago Interchange on the Yonago Expressway. In this museum, situated at the foot of Mt. Daisen, visitors can learn about the history and plant and animal life of Mt. Daisen, a designated national park. The history, culture, and diverse seasonal plants and animals of the mountain are introduced on the first floor. Since ancient times, Mt. Daisen has been an object of worship, and through dioramas and projection mapping, visitors can experience the history and culture of the mountain and surrounding area. The second floor presents the story behind “Japan's Largest Livestock Market Born of Jizou Bodhisattva Worship,” which was included in the Japan Heritage list in 2016.
Tottori Saihaku-gun Daisencho Daisen 43 (Yonago / Mt. DaisenArea)
9:00-17:00 (9:00-18:00 on 7/21-8/20)
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- Tottori Saihaku-gun Daisencho Daisen 43 [ map ]
- 9:00-17:00 (9:00-18:00 on 7/21-8/20)
- open everyday (excluding New Year's Holiday)
- Parking Lot
- Not available
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Tottori prefecture is Japanese seasonal diversity at its best: Huge sand dunes cover the north coast, making for the perfect summer beach trip complete with the unexpected addition of camels; November brings the delectable snow crab, while winter around Mount Daisen, the Chugoku region's highest mountain, promises snow sports and magical views.