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small museum, big history!

It's a small museum, but very informative and also run by an Ainu man. There are some English... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
dawlee
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Melbourne, Australia
worth the walk

having spent 2 weeks travelling around Hokkaido this was the best and most informative of the... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2016
Claire B
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Crickhowell, United Kingdom
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20 Dec 2016
“small museum, big history!”
3 Jun 2016
“worth the walk”
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

It's a small museum, but very informative and also run by an Ainu man. There are some English language signs and leaflets. The buildings are in traditional Ainu style. Get a number 24 bus from the city centre which costs 190 yen each way to...More

3  Thank dawlee
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

having spent 2 weeks travelling around Hokkaido this was the best and most informative of the various Ainu attractions. quite tricky to find as on a side street - we used google maps plus the visitor map.

3  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Great little museum, original building from early 1900's and wonderful displays of old photos and samples of clothing, skis, dugouts, art and tools! Woman in charge does needle traditional needlework and is very nice!

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