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Mikimoto Pearl Island

Travel Guide - Mikimoto Pearl Island

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The small island is the home of the world-famous Mikimoto Pearls and is where Kokichi Mikimoto succeeded in developing the world’s first cultured pearls in 1893. Perl Museum in the island showcases many beautiful pearl products and explains the process of making cultured pearls. Kokichi Mikimoto Memorial Hall introduces his life and achievements. Visitors can also watch Ama (female divers) who demonstrate diving for collecting pearl oysters.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 – 17:30 *varies according to the season

ClosedClosed

  • The 2nd Monday through the 3rd Friday in December

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 1,500 yen (General, Adult)
  • 750 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Toba Station on the JR lines, Kintetsu Toba Line or Kintetsu Shima Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-7-1, Toba, Toba-shi, Mie, 517-8511

TweetsTweets

Pizzaprinzessin @Pizzaprinzessi2 - 2020-04-01
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pj @pj_at_sc - 2020-03-10
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Sydney Solís @RisingSolis - 2020-02-20
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2020-02-11
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2020-02-03
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2020-01-17
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All Japan Tours @AllJapanTours - 2020-01-01
On Mikimoto, you can watch 'ama' women dive for pearls!

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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2019-12-25
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Sydney Solís @RisingSolis - 2019-12-07
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Miss International Uganda🇺🇬 @Missinterug - 2019-11-15
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Team Albert @AlbertMylesAM - 2019-11-05
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2019-10-24
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runAway Japan @runAwayjapan - 2019-10-10
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2019-10-09
God called, she wants to wear a Renaissance era pair of panties for when Mana from Moi dix Mois goes to Mikimoto Pearl Island.
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Carlos Carreter @CarlosCarreter - 2019-10-04
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2019-07-29
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Trivia Encyclopedia @edpearce080759 - 2019-07-11
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motosan @bYQ8EIuFJVGNTzc - 2019-07-08
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Non-Stop Travel @NSTHAWAII - 2019-07-07
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Lydia Morrison @LydiaMorrison86 - 2019-06-28
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Fashion Dreams @fashiondreambot - 2019-06-10
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