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Miura Ayako Literature Museum三浦綾子記念文学館

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This private literature museum was built through donations from Ayako Miura fans throughout Japan in 1998. She is a Japanese writer who was born in Asahikawa City, Hokkaido. A polygon-shaped building, it is in the Forest of Foreign Tree Species, which was also the setting for her masterpiece Hyoten (Freezing Point). The interior was renovated in April 2018 for its 20th anniversary. In the permanent exhibition on the first floor with the theme touch, panels and videos introduce the 35 years of Ayako's writing activities. It is an exhibition that you actually touch with your hands. In addition, you can freely view her pieces in video format in the second floor library room and audio-visual room. There are items such as books and other goods at the shop on the premises.


Hokkaido Asahikawashi Kagurananajou 8-2-15

phone 0166692626


Review of Ayako Miura Literature Museum

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/09/22 Interesting Museum
Museum is small but it is interesting.after the Museum we walk around the garden . Many different types of tree enjoy the fresh air and nature.
Reviewed:2017/09/19 local can be most persuasive
We remember her most famous novel - melting point - as something famous. We do not remember who wrote that or what was about. It was a pleasant surprise that Asaikawa is the home town of the...
Reviewed:2016/07/21 Ayako Miura Literature Museum in Her Home Town Asahikawa
This is a small private literature museum to commemorate the life and works of Ayako Miura and her husband. It is well-maintained and run by local volunteers who adore Miura's works.

She has...

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[6/1-9/30] open everyday
[10/1-5/31] Monday (The next day in the case of Public holiday)
New Year's Holiday (12/30-1/4)
[Admission fee] Adults 500 yen, University/High School Students 300 yen, Small/Junior High School Students 100 yenen
※ Saturday and Sunday, Teenagers Free
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          Not just a prefecture but an island of its own, Hokkaido is the most northerly prefecture and island of the Japanese archipelago. Arriving in Hokkaido, which is rural and bursting with breathtaking nature, means entering a world where vast national parks, towering mountains, and natural hot springs can be found at every turn. Come December, these natural splendors freeze over and morph into a winter wonderland.

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