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Kakunodate Birch Textile Museum

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Interesting displays in the Samurai area

This Museum has an interesting collection which will enhance your knowledge of life and early... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GraftonRiverguide
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Grafton, Australia
More than just cherry wood items

This is also known as the Kakunodate Heritage Center. There are a lot of cherry wood artifacts on... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Geoviki
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Denver, Colorado
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3 weeks ago
“Interesting displays in the Samurai area”
27 Jun 2018
“More than just cherry wood items”
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You can watch artists applying strips of cherry bark to vases, boxes and tea canisters, visit a small museum and see what cherry bark products the shop has to offer.
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10-1 Kakunodatemachi Omotemachi Shimocho, Semboku 014-0331, Akita Prefecture
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+81 187-54-1700
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Museum has an interesting collection which will enhance your knowledge of life and early industry in the Kakunodate district. During our visit there were also exhibitors of local crafts with examples of their work and a variety of items on sale. The museum is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is also known as the Kakunodate Heritage Center. There are a lot of cherry wood artifacts on display (plus an extensive gift shop) but also some small replicas of festival floats, some beautiful kimonos, winter clothing and skis, and samurai armor as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is a for fee museum (very reasonable) that highlights the art of birch and cherry bark items. The craftmsmanship is beautiful. There are many items available for sale. The museum shows part of the rural life in the area and the workings of the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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