Tohoku History Museum (東北歴史博物館)
Located directly in front of JR Kokufu-Tagajo Station, the Tohoku History Museum aims to help people rediscover what the Tohoku region was like in times gone by, and to spread awareness of the region throughout the world. There are nine galleries that provide an overview of the history of the Tohoku region from the Paleolithic era through to modern times. There are also three in-depth thematic exhibitions that examine distinctive aspects of the region’s culture. The Children’s History Museum has an activity table area where children can handle real earthenware vessels and try on traditional clothing. Tohoku History Museum is an experience-oriented museum where visitors can learn about the Tohoku region’s history through hands-on activities.
Miyagi Pref. Tagajoushi Takasaki 1-22-1 (Matsushima / ShiogamaArea)
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- Miyagi Pref. Tagajoushi Takasaki 1-22-1 [map]
- 9:30-17:00(Latest entry16:30)
- Monday (Next Weekday in the case of Public holiday), New Year's Holiday (12/29-1/3)
* The museum may be closed or closed regardless of the above.
- [Admission fee] 460yen, Free for elementary, junior high and high school students (Special exhibition sets Friday depending on the exhibition)
- Parking Lot
- Credit Card
- Not available
- Not available
- Temporary closure:Currently closed (information as of May 11, 2020)
* Information may be changed, so please be sure to check the official information.
- Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
- Estimated stay time
- 30-60 minutes
- Wheelchair accessible
- Infant friendly
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
Lying along the northeastern coast of Japan, Miyagi prefecture is home to lashings of natural parks, oysters, and hot springs. While the bustling city of Sendai offers some simple city entertainment, it’s the Matsushima islands that deserve the most attention, having boosted the prefecture’s reputation as one of Japan’s most scenic views.