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Ainu Museum (Shiraoi Poroto Kotan)

Travel Guide - Ainu Museum (Shiraoi Poroto Kotan)

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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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Regina @Mylana1282 - 2020-07-10
RT @The_Japan_News: Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous langua…
בעזה לעצירת רצח העם @unaanagi - 2020-07-10
RT @The_Japan_News: Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous langua…
Japan Local Gov @jlgclondon - 2020-07-10
RT @The_Japan_News: Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous langua…
Josh Grisdale @JoshGrisdale - 2020-07-10
RT @The_Japan_News: Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous langua…
Salman Bhatti @SalmanBhattii - 2020-07-10
RT @The_Japan_News: Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous langua…
The Japan News @The_Japan_News - 2020-07-10
Using #Ainu for signage is one of the ways the new #Upopoy center in #Hokkaido hopes to resurrect the indigenous la… https://t.co/xTCxRIFTLb
GengHui (Jinghui) 景晖 @tangenghui - 2020-07-10
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Nature inFocus @NatureIn_Focus - 2020-07-10
RT @Arindam_Bh: Sudden Movement.
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MRX @researchmrx - 2020-07-10
RT @Arindam_Bh: Sudden Movement.
Ezo Red Fox in a frozen lake at Northern Japan, during winter.
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Arindam Bhattacharya Photography @Arindam_Bh - 2020-07-10
Sudden Movement.
Ezo Red Fox in a frozen lake at Northern Japan, during winter.
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Japan Dreamscapes @JDreamscapes - 2020-07-10
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Manga Japan Travel Tips @Manga_Tips - 2020-07-10
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Hokkaido Treasure Island Travel @visithokkaido - 2020-07-09
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📍: #hokkaido #japan
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GengHui (Jinghui) 景晖 @tangenghui - 2020-07-09
RT @visithokkaido: Hokkaido is not going anywhere: We are here waiting for you until it is safe to travel again!
📍: #hokkaido #japan
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Hokkaido Treasure Island Travel @visithokkaido - 2020-07-09
Hokkaido is not going anywhere: We are here waiting for you until it is safe to travel again!
📍: #hokkaido #japan
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Isabel Leong @belardtheworld - 2020-07-09
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Hokkaido Treasure Island Travel @visithokkaido - 2020-07-09
Hokkaido is not going anywhere: We are here waiting for you until it is safe to travel again!
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GengHui (Jinghui) 景晖 @tangenghui - 2020-07-09
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#Hokkaido #Japan
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Japan Dreamscapes @JDreamscapes - 2020-07-09
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Musings @GlamorGal27 - 2020-07-09
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Matsui Resto @RestoMatsui - 2020-07-09
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