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Akita Akarenga Kyodokan

3-3-21 Omachi, Akita 010-0921, Akita Prefecture
+81 18-864-6851
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Old Red Brick Bank

We found the Red Brick Building fairly easily, parked and went in. The parking was free and there... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
stellastarstruck
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Tsuruoka, Japan
Worth the Visit

It was a savings to pay the admission here that also included the Performing Arts Heritage Hall and... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
bglhvn
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So. California
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3-3-21 Omachi, Akita 010-0921, Akita Prefecture
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+81 18-864-6851
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"local artists"
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"red brick building"
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"performing arts"
in 2 reviews
"bank"
in 3 reviews
"folklore"
in 2 reviews
"metalwork"
in 2 reviews
"national"
in 2 reviews
"exhibits"
in 3 reviews
"history"
in 2 reviews
"museum"
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

We found the Red Brick Building fairly easily, parked and went in. The parking was free and there were a few stalls available. We bought a joint ticket for this building and the City Folklore and Performing Art Center and it was a good deal!...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

It was a savings to pay the admission here that also included the Performing Arts Heritage Hall and neighboring historic house a few blocks down the street. This red brick building was interesting for it's architecture and history, but mostly for the upstairs exhibits of...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

This is a very nice building with amazing architecture. It is an old bank, and you can even enter into the old vault. The building showcases the history of the bank as well as local folk art from Akita. It's inexpensive to enter and worth...More

Thank dkailuahi
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Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

It's a disappointment that when we arrive there just after 4.30pm, this place closed already for the day. Externally, it's nice architecture bright colored building. The garden also very nice.

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Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were recommended by the hotel staff and we anticipated lots of displays of local folk art. Set in a former bank, the building is quaint brick structure (Akarenga means Red Bricks in Japanese) with a lovely roof and turrets. Inside, it was great to...More

3  Thank EmiYama
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