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Ainu Museum (Shiraoi Poroto Kotan)

Travel Guide - Ainu Museum (Shiraoi Poroto Kotan)

InformationInformation

Kotan village by the side of Lake Poroto, where the Ainu people once lived, has been restored. For preservation of word-of-mouth traditions of the Ainu culture, the site contains an Ainu Museum and replicas of many of their houses. Visitors are able to observe their dancing, hear songs and witness the demonstrations of various technical arts handed down by Ainu ancestors.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:45 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • December 29 - January 5

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 800 yen (General, Adult)
  • 600 - 500 yen (Student)
  • 350 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Shiraoi Station

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 2-3-4, Wakakusacho, Shiraoi-cho Shiraoi-gun, Hokkaido, 059-0902

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The Mainichi (Japan) @themainichi - 2019-04-21
Life-size replica created of Japan's largest fossilized dinosaur
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Liza Grace Obispo @sapphireaces8 - 2019-04-21
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Swan Hill House (室工大生運営補助民泊) @AirbnbSwan - 2019-04-21
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Ard de Zeeuw @ArdZeeuw - 2019-04-21
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Umar Farooq @umar_pucit68 - 2019-04-21
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The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-04-21
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Y. Higashihara @Higashihara814 - 2019-04-21
RT @koxva: Super cooooool!!!!
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Sononeo @Sononeo - 2019-04-21
How is this for a view? 🗻

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tsubasa aka 43 @koxva - 2019-04-21
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Defense.US @Defense_USA - 2019-04-21
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MAi ⁑ (YUTORIcrew) @_Taaachan_ - 2019-04-21
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Sononeo @Sononeo - 2019-04-21
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Nick Luscombe @nickluscombe - 2019-04-20
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Liza Grace Obispo @sapphireaces8 - 2019-04-20
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The Cool Japan @the_cool_japan - 2019-04-20
Sunbathing Harbor seal from Asahiyama Zoo【2014.03.13】 https://t.co/dtBmNmYPij via @YouTube

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A. j @almshwadi - 2019-04-20
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