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Good, would have been better if they offered more explanations in English.

This house was beautifully restored. Got a glimpse of old Japanese life. There was no heat. So... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
waijgjy
Well maintained and very interesting

We stopped at this old home to see how people had lived 300 years long ago. The home was well... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2014
larkenRidgefield_CT
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Mar 28, 2018
“Good, would have been better if they offered more explanations in English.”
Nov 18, 2015
“Great little old-town”
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125 Miboro, Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun 501-5506, Gifu Prefecture
+81 5769-5-2062
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

This house was beautifully restored. Got a glimpse of old Japanese life. There was no heat. So most of the house was freezingly cold. They burned wood on a stove in the middle of the house. There was no escaping. Our jackets smelled for days....More

Thank waijgjy
Reviewed November 18, 2015

if you want to visit one of the most beautiful towns in Japan, then Takayama is one not to be missed. It has a museum as such but really the whole town is a museum due to the preservation of the old houses in the...More

Thank Claudio M
Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stopped at this old home to see how people had lived 300 years long ago. The home was well maintained and interesting. The guide was very informative. The upstairs attic area was a small museum of old tools, furniture,looms, toys and more. A large...More

Thank larkenRidgefield_CT
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