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Shikoku Mura Village

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Interesting open air museum to visit if you want to know a bit more about JP facilities and way of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A very valuable visit, interesting and relaxing

This open air folk museum is surprisingly rich. You will discover there a variety of buildings from... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
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91 Yashima-naka-machi, Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture
+81 87-843-3111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting open air museum to visit if you want to know a bit more about JP facilities and way of leaving in the past. Beautiful place as well for a walk. Easy to go there from city center.

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Shikoku Mura is a "village" ('mura' means 'village' in Japanese) where a number of historical houses and buildings from all over Shikoku have been gathered. Those are the actual houses (some more than 200 years old) that have been dismantled from their original location and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This open air folk museum is surprisingly rich. You will discover there a variety of buildings from all around Shikoku. All are authentic: they have been moved here to be preserved and have not been built for the museum. All explanations are translated into English....More

Thank QF17
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

We went to the village to see the Bento box library display in the gallery. This temporary exhibition was amazing and the views from the gallery at the top of the hill wonderful. To get to the gallery you walk up through the village. This...More

1  Thank Susanlam2015
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great museum of buildings and architecture with a art gallery tucked away within it. Got to yashima station via jr train from takamatsu station. There was a specific bus laid on to take visitors to the museum. Bus was 100 yen but you were given...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We saw more than20 buildings from around the island relocated to this area. It is easy to reach by the light rail system and worth at least half a day. Several places to eat there or nearby.

Thank pdrobin77
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The outdoor museum is situated on a hillside with structures faithfully rebuilt to show life as it was back in the late 1800's. The first stop is a rope bridge which many people walk over with some degree of fear...

1  Thank T0banker
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have visited many such open-air museums such as Skansen in Stockholm, which claims to be the first. This is probably the most intimate and detailed look at rustic life of the past that I have seen; and in the fall, at least, certainly the...More

Thank masuke
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The attraction tells a lot about Shikoku's history, such as the ancient industries or how the architecture in the place has changed. Some culture is revealed but you do not learn a lot about Shikoku culture. One thing to note is that the attraction-flow is...More

Thank D L
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Lots of history and udon at the end of it. Definitely stay and try the Sanuki udon there. Kagawa is the world udon centre.

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