Exhibition “Life and Living Things in the Folk Houses”

Exhibition “Life and Living Things in the Folk Houses”

People, animals, birds and insects were living together in the folk houses in old times.
Those living things are labor force, income source, food, as well as family members. This exhibition introduces what kind of living things were originally kept in the houses, and how people and living things had been spending their time together.

  • Period: Sunday, July 1, 2018 – Sunday, November 25, 2018
  • Time:9:30 - 17:00 ※16:30 closed in November
  • Free: (included in the entrance fee)
  • Place: Exhibition Hall at the main building (the front gate)

 

Exhibition Tour in Japanese

Our staff tells you the stories behind the exhibition on some Saturdays during its opening period. (Please see the details below.)

  • Date: Saturday, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 27, November 17
  • Time: 14:00- ※about 20 min.
  • Free: (included in the entrance fee)
  • Explanation: folklorist (our staff)
  • Place: Exhibition Hall at the main office (the front gate)

 

The Explanation of the Exhibition (for children. ※Commentary is Japanese only)

Our staff gives the children some explanations of the highlights during this special period on August and on September. Every child could join us at any time during the opening time.
The detail is as follows;

  • Free: (included in the entrance fee)
  • Explanation: folklorist (our staff)
  • Place: No.7 The Emukai House

Theme: What is Umaya (the stable)?

  • Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018
  • Time: 14:00- ※about 20 min.

Theme: What is Kaiko (the silkworm)?

  • Date: Sunday, September 9, 2018
  • Time: 11:00- ※about 20 min.