Akita Prefectural Museum is a prefectural museum in the city of Akita, Japan. It houses a comprehensive display of archaeological artifacts, crafts, biological and geological samples pertaining to the history and folklore of Akita Prefecture.
The museum opened in May 1975 and reopened after renovations in April 2004.
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Akita Prefecture Museum Reviews
The building is nice as are the exhibits. It’s not a big museum but it’s certainly worth a look. After seeing the exhibits enjoy a very nice coffee and view of Senshu Park across the way. At the... more »
雪が本格的に降る中、秋田県立博物館に行ってきました。秋田県の自然や歴史の展示もありました。一階には、江戸時代の民俗学第一人者の菅江真澄の展示がありました。 彼は岡崎と三河で学んだ後、30歳のとき三河を出発し、各地の古い神社を参拝したいとして旅に出た。その後47年間、東北地方を巡り歩いてその地方の民俗、習慣、風景などをしっかりした観察と優れた描写で記録したとのことです。彼のこれらの著作をまとめて.... more »I went to Akita Prefectural Museum while it was snowing in earnest. There was also an exhibition of nature and history in Akita Prefecture. On the first floor, there was an exhibition by Masumi Sugae, a leading folklore student in the Edo period. After studying in Okazaki and Mikawa, he left Mikawa at the age of 30 and set out on a journey to visit old shrines around the country. For the next 47 years, he walked around the Tohoku region and recorded the local folk, customs, scenery, etc. with solid observation and excellent depictions. Put together these writings of his...
A place where both adults and children can enjoy. In the exciting expedition room, you can experience a variety of experiences. There is no restaurant in the nearby area, but you can eat at the snack Komachi in the café corner. The hamburger of the daily set meal was delicious with a homely nostalgic taste.
The exhibits are wide and easy to see. You can learn the history of Akita by following the order. There was a library for children, and the reading was done. I felt that there was a device that did not get tired.
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