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Kochi Yosakoi Information Community Square

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Fun for everyone

Staff was really trying to make it a fun experience. Someone sent me a TV special about the... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Chris T
San Jose, California
At the end of Harimayabashi Shopping Street

It is at the end of Harimayabashi Shopping Street. Visit there before you watch Yosakoi Matsuri... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
hawa h
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1-10-1 Harimaya-cho, Kochi 780-0822, Kochi Prefecture
+81 88-880-4351
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We went into this little museum on a recent cruise visit to Kochi - it is dedicated to the Yosakoi festivals, where participants wear brightly coloured costumes while dancing. There was a video to watch which was a great help as there was minimal signage...More

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運営事務局 高, よさこいコンシェルジュ at Kochi Yosakoi Information Community Square, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for your comment. We'd like to spread the Yosakoi Festival widely to the world. We hope you'll visit us again!

Reviewed 19 January 2018

Staff was really trying to make it a fun experience. Someone sent me a TV special about the Yosakoi Festival later and they should show it at the center to English speakers. We had a translator so I don't know if they have an English...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Yosakoi Festival occurs every August, but this center offers a glimpse into the Yosakoi festival all year round. The displays are fabulous like the colorful costumes on mannequins, the noisy wooden gadgets that are used during the dance. It showcases the history of the festival...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

It is at the end of Harimayabashi Shopping Street. Visit there before you watch Yosakoi Matsuri. The staffs there very friendly and able to converse in English, something that is kinda hard to find in Kochi.

Thank hawa h
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I went with my 2 yo daughter and she enjoyed spending time at the museum where they have dressed her with the typical yosakoy dancing clothes and teach her the basic of this dance. It was a nice time spent there.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

Cruise ships typically offer a free shuttle to the City Town Hall Bus Station. One block from the bus station is the Kochi Yosakoi Information Exchange Center which is dedicated to the Yosakoi Festival which is held in Kochi. The exchange center consists of the...More

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