This seems to be one of the least visited places here, it's a short walk up from the morning market by the river, you walk past one of the float storage halls as you walk up by the river. At the footbridge turn right and...More
About Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall
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Our city guide told us all about the parade, and as you walk though the city you see where they store the floats, but it is impressive to see them in person. The museum only shows a limited (4-5) number of floats, but there are...More
The cavern-like museum blocks all the light and you could easily imagine how the floats are pulled as mystic cortege through Takayama. for us. The regular performance of the mechanic doll drummers was a little bit strange. A unique place that should be on all...More
Went there for a short visit. A few Floats in the exhibition. Very colourful and nice. Describes the history of the floats. 900 Yen per person.
A bit pricey entry fee of 900 ¥ but it values that money, there is booth for taking our picture with template pictures of matsuri floats at the beginning, we advanced to big hall with displayed all magnificent matsuri floats with perfect lighting.
The well-designed museum is exclusively for the festival floats and some related items. The floats are extraordinary and deeply reflective of the culture and high level of craftsmanship. Admission to the floats museum allows you to visit the adjacent museum as well as the beautiful...More
Float exhibition was really great, only 4 floats but when you see the size of the floats you understand why they can only show 4 at time. So much detail in them. Also as part of the ticket you get to see a seperate exhibition...More