Small Warehouse Museum (Chiisana Kura no Shiryo-kan)

Travel Guide - Small Warehouse Museum (Chiisana Kura no Shiryo-kan)


There are over 150 of Japanese traditional Kura warehouses still exist in Hinode Town today.
Small Warehouse Museum introduces the history of Kura warehouse and displays the old articles and materials, such as lacquerwares, Katana swords, and calligraphic works and paintings, that have been discovered from those Kura warehouses in Hinode Town.

Opening Hours

  • 10:00 - 17:00


  • Saturdays, Sundays, National holidays
  • Year-end and New Year's holidays

Access / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes from JR Musashi-Itsukaichi Station by the bus bound for Tsurutsuru Onsen. Get off at Kanyo Bus stop.

Address / Location

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