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Tachineputa No Yakata

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Address: 21-1, Omachi, Goshogawara 037-0063, Aomori Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 173-38-3232
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An absolute must if you are nearby!

We left this town for our last day in Aomori Prefecture, and instead of seeing Aomori itself we stopped in Goshogowara and spend great time at Tachineputa No Yakate, its... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 29, 2015
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

We left this town for our last day in Aomori Prefecture, and instead of seeing Aomori itself we stopped in Goshogowara and spend great time at Tachineputa No Yakate, its adjacent gallery and two other sights in town. There is a beautifully designed display of gigantic lanterns and a short film about the festival itself and details of construction give... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I came to see the Aomori Neputa and also visited the Hirosaki parade but this one was AMAZING! The floats are about 4 stories high and tower above the buildings. The town is relatively small and the whole parade is over within 2 hr. Try to sit just past the Float Museum building (further away from the train station) because... More 

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Melbourne Vic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Around the start of August each year there is a festival and this is where the giant lantern displays are made for the big parade. You must g and visit and see the floats a lot of time and effort have gone into making them

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Never had we seen such kind of Giant Lantern Display, it was really a different kind of astonished feeling. The design of the whole "museum" is wonderful as we could walk all the way from 4th floor down to ground floor without taking any stairs. Remember to check for the short movie clip show schedule. You can watch it halfway... More 

1 Thank KeeWong

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