Gero Onsen Gassho-Mura

OO no Mori/Sato, Furusatomura / Shizen no Ie, etc.
Gero Onsen Gassho-Mura is an outdoor museum featuring a collection of traditional gassho-style thatched farmhouses that have been moved to the site from areas such as Shirakawa-go. There is also the Kage-e Geki Shirasagi-za shadow puppet theatre, displays about traditional folk customs, and workshops where visitors can try their hand at craft activities, etc.; at Gero Onsen Gassho-Mura, visitors can get a real feel for how people used to live in the Hida region. Visitors can also enjoy the “Gassho no Ashiyu” footbath, which uses water from the Gero Onsen hot springs (one of the top three ranked hot springs systems in Japan).

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Update date:2024.05.28

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open everyday
[Admission fee]
Parking Lot
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, UnionPay, DISCOVER, Diners Club)
Temporary suspension of business:Closed until May 31, 2020 (Information as of May 15, 2020)
* Information may be changed, so please be sure to check the official information.
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
60-120 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Possible (free wheelchair rental available)
Infant friendly
Pet friendly
Possible (use of carts, etc. *Cannot enter restaurants and Hida Kobo)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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  • Great WInter View
    5.0 Reviewed : 2023.03.02
    Traditonal Houses in Christmas Postcard. Lots of Restaurant. However need a vehicle to get there as no rail nearby
  • excellent museum
    5.0 Reviewed : 2019.09.06
    When you get inside, you can see the familiar thatched roof.You can watch the introduction of Hezhang Village. In addition to the facilities of the slide, there are also art performances. Going...
  • Open air museum well worth to visit
    4.0 Reviewed : 2019.04.16
    This is an open air museum of old houses in Japan moved to this location. What I like about this place is that they try to make it living by having people doing handicraft and small restaurants...

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