We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 14 Nishinoshinyacho, Nara 630-8334, Nara Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 742-22-5509
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 15 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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
asdaSap
,
Bangkok, Thailand
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Bangkok, Thailand
Level Contributor
56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
81 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Egypt, New Jersey
Level Contributor
179 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Travelers who viewed Nara Machi Museum also viewed

 
Nara, Nara Prefecture
 

Been to Nara Machi Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Nara Machi Museum

Address: 14 Nishinoshinyacho, Nara 630-8334, Nara Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 742-22-5509
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Nara Machi Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?