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Address: 6-5-1 Tsuchibuchichotsuchibuchi, Tono 028-0555, Iwate Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 198-62-8655
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Small and not that informative

Perhaps I was just unlucky, but I failed to get much interpretation in this place, in English or Japanese. It was nice for a short visit, and the buildings were impressive, but I... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2016
Simone R
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Perhaps I was just unlucky, but I failed to get much interpretation in this place, in English or Japanese. It was nice for a short visit, and the buildings were impressive, but I felt it could have been more informative. We were done in about 20 minutes. Worth a look if you're visitng Kappabuchi and Jokakoji nearby, otherwise go to... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

I learned so much visiting this place. The people are so welcoming and willing to share history of the lands.

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Akita-shi, Akita, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Visited the site today. Though the size is not that big, but there are plenty of stuffs you can find and learn inside. Generally this place is built to respect Oshirasama. You can also try the restaurant inside the village. The soba was really tasty and worth-trying.

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