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Hida Furukawa Matsuri Hall

14-5 Furukawacho Ichinomachi, Hida 509-4232, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-73-3511
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A Must Visit!

To fully understand how special this place is and how amazing the festival is please visit. Entry... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
RocheMaree
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Hawera, New Zealand
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Delightful small museum in Hida Furukawa

If you cannot make the April 19/20 Matsuri Festival in Hida Furukawa, this museum is the next best... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2017
vancouver-paradise
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San Francisco, California
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14-5 Furukawacho Ichinomachi, Hida 509-4232, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

To fully understand how special this place is and how amazing the festival is please visit. Entry is Y500 adult. The museum floor space that houses a sample of the floats does not have a lot of English translation which was frustrating. But do stay...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

If you cannot make the April 19/20 Matsuri Festival in Hida Furukawa, this museum is the next best thing. It a small museum, but fun, informative and clearly the product of passion from the town residents. The staff was so friendly and inviting, and after...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2017

The 3D projection shows you how is the festival in Furukawa! It's really interesting. Moreover inside the museum you can see the original carts! They are really huge!

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

The museum features an excellent 3D museum which introduces you to the festival. Four of the amazing floats are on display. You can also try manouvering two of the marionette puppets. Make sure you pick up a bag of food to feed the fish outside....More

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Reviewed March 19, 2015

Located in the small hamlet of Hida. With some good info on it's local matsuri and demonstrations on how it's done.

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Reviewed December 26, 2014

I highly recommended this museum. The museum is not big. But, there were many things to see. It showed some art piecews, float models and also some moving sculpture on top of floats illustrations. The most amazing thing is its 3-D video showing its festival....More

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Reviewed April 26, 2014

Furukawa is a real jem. Well preserved and adjust for visitors. I recommend to meet the nicest English local guide Kumiko Iwathuka. She lives in the town and can take you on tours in the area. Don't miss the Sakura park along the river 5...More

1  Thank Oren M
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Reviewed October 16, 2013

My husband and I visited the Hida Furukawa Festival (Matusuri) Museum in mid October 2013 and thoroughly enjoyed it. We were impressed not just with the quality of the displays, but of the friendliness of the staff. Visiting museums in Japan can sometimes be challenging...More

1  Thank CascadiaPNW
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