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Address: 14 Nishinoshinyacho, Nara 630-8334, Nara Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 742-22-5509
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A must visit place

We were recommended by a friend to stroll around Naramachi area. After wandering with no direction, we noticed red and white mobiles hanging from the edge of the roof in front of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We were recommended by a friend to stroll around Naramachi area. After wandering with no direction, we noticed red and white mobiles hanging from the edge of the roof in front of houses. Then, there was an open house with lots of these red and white mobile. We stepped in just to ask the meaning of the mobiles without knowing... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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40 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This museum was near the traditional lattice house which we visited a few streets away. There is a large collection of artifacts from Nara and an interesting displays of the red monkey charms which are supposed to ward off evil. Good place to stop by if you're on the way!

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New Egypt, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This is an old merchant's house which one can explore from top to bottom. It is located in the oldest part of the city, where a number of merchants still live. There is no fee. A lady sits in the front who will show you the features of the home as well as showing how simply but functionally rooms can... More 

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