Exhibitions & Activities
With the change of living, focus on the table at which there was a big change in recent years, we will underst …
We offer the demonstration of making folk crafts inside Minkaen mainly on Sundays. Time: 10:00 ~ 14:30 (except …
Various events such as the Girls’ Festival and the Bon Festival, which were familiar in almost every house before, are displayed or demonstrated in a folk house.
On the 3rd Sat. of odd-numbered months, we tell folk tales of the Michinoku (Northern countries of Honshu) district in the Kabuto-zukuri historical house (built like a Japanese warrior helmet).
The staff explains the highlights about architecture of the folk houses in each area. Visitors can join or lea …
The curator of the Minkaen will give explanations based on the interviews about the way of life in the folk ho …
Folktales storytelling around the hearth.
Narration of the Tōno district folk story in the local dialect, at the folk house ‘Nambu no Magariya’ (L-shape …
The fourth Sun. even-numbered month, we talk some prefectures’ folk tales with their accent.
November 28 – January 20: Small Exhibition of the Indigo Dyeing – The Stencil Dyeing of the Zodiac Boar
The original works made by Traditional Dyeing Workshop participants and staff are exhibited. These works are d …