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Izumo Tamatsukuri Historic Park / Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum

Travel Guide - Izumo Tamatsukuri Historic Park / Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum

InformationInformation

Izumo tamatsukuri Historic park lies in the hills to the rear of Tamayu Town's Tamatsukuri Onsen district. The ruins uncovered represent the largest find of former jewelry-making facilities and workshops within Japan. The site contains artifacts dating from the Yayoi Period (300BC - AD250) to the Kofun Period (AD250 - 538). The park also features many informative displays, and you can further study the art of ancient jewelry making at the Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum next to the park.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Historic Park: Open 24 hours
  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum: 9:00 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Historic Park: No closing days
  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum: Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • Museum: December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Historic Park: Admission Free
  • Izumo Tamatsukuri Museum: 200 yen

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 6 minutes from JR Tamatsukuri-Onsen Staiton by the bus bound for Tamatsukuri-Onsen. Get off at Shiseki Koen-irigushi Bus stop.
  • 20 minutes walk from JR Tamatsukuri-Onsen Staiton

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 85-8, Tamayucho Tamatsukuri, Matsue-shi, Shimane, 699-0201