Museum of Modern Aomori Literature

Museum / Science Museum
This literature museum opened in 1994 to give visitors a comprehensive overview of the literary world of Aomori which gave rise to many distinctive writers from the Meiji Period up to the present day. The museum's permanent collection features exhibits centered around 13 of Aomori Prefecture's most iconic writers:Koroku Sato, Ujaku Akita, Zenzo Kasai, Kojiro Fukushi, Yojiro Ishizaka, Komatsu Kitamura, Yao Kitabatake, Kyozo Takagi, Osamu Dazai, Kan'ichi Kon, Tetsuo Miura, Hideo Osabe and Shuji Terayama. In addition, it also holds special exhibitions three times a year.

Spot details

Address
Aomori Aomori-shi Arakawa Fujito 119-7
Phone
0177392575
Hours
9:00-17:00
Closed
4thThursday, Odd Monday 2nd Wednesday, 4/1, New Year's Holiday, Inventory Check Period
Fees
[Admission fee]Free
Parking Lot
Available (323 spaces)
* Large buses require advance information
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wheelchair accessible
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

Review

  • Knowing local auteurs
    3.0 Reviewed:2015.08.25
    An Exhibition hall of the prefectural library.Sometimes they hold special display on local literatures and auteurs.
  • A decent selection of English Books!
    4.0 Reviewed:2014.08.26
    Not outstanding, but good enough. When I was living in Aomori and out of reading material I discovered the English section of this library. The Building itself is large, and newish, and well...
  • 青森県ゆかりの文学者の展示
    4.0 Reviewed:2021.05.18
    青森県立図書館内にある文学館です。入場は無料。太宰治や石坂洋二郎といった有名どころだけではなく、青森県にゆかりのある多くの作家についての展示があります。

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