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Kawasaki

Nihon Minkaen Japan Open Air Folk House Museum

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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wonderful traditional houses

Glad I visited - lots of beautiful traditional houses and buildings brought to this serene site for... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2019
creepygeek
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Seattle, Washington
Excellent fascinating museum

A real hidden gem well worth seeking out, accessible and good English printed guide. The preserved... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2019
HJW09
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Foix, France
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7-1-1 Masugata,Tama-ku, Kawasaki 214-0032, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Glad I visited - lots of beautiful traditional houses and buildings brought to this serene site for preservation. Spent about 3 hours here and took tons of lovely photos.
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A real hidden gem well worth seeking out, accessible and good English printed guide. The preserved houses are really fascinating and so informative about how the people lived as well as being beautiful to look at in this lovely wooded landscape. It was set up to preserve the
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A hidden gem near Tokyo. There are almost 30 preserved minka (folk house) from Edo period relocated from other parts of Japan including the picturesque Gassho Style houses found in Gokayama. Random workshops and volunteers helped to explain the history of the houses, they are
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If you are interested in various types of Japanese house building techniques and the engineering behind them, you will enjoy the Open Air Folk House Museum. The houses (some of them more than 400 years old) came from various regions of Japan and showed how the the people used
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If you like history or want to see how people lived in Japanese villages come here. The buildings are set in a beautiful landscape and there are plenty of places to rest if you're tired. Captions in English are informative and help you to understand village life. The nearest
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