Cultural & Art Facilities

  • Kyotango City History Center

    This museum is housed in a building of a former elementary school. The museum houses about 8,000 items, mainly items relating to traditional daily life and agricultural equipment, but also items relating to the fishing industry, foresting industry, weaving industry, and old documents....

  • Komachi Koen Park

    “Komachi Koen Park,” located in Oomiya City, is a park in the historic land of Komachi, where “Ono no Komachi,” one of the six famous poets of the Heian Era who was said to be extremely beautiful, spent her last days. In the park, visitors can find a palace-style Komachi home where Heian Era nobilit...

  • Kotohikihama Singing Sand Cultural Building

    This is an experience-based facility where you can learn everything about the singing sands of Kotohikihama Beach. Many things drift in on the ocean’s current into Kotohikihama Beach on the Sea of Japan. See the stories these items tell. You can view sand, quarts and small shell samples under a micr...

  • Mitsumasa Anno Art Museum

    At this museum, you can visit an exhibition of soft, delicate watercolor paintings of landscapes and scenery from around the world. The building was designed by world-renowned architect, Tadao Ando. You can also find the restaurant, wakuden-no-MORI, which uses the unique food culture of Tango and i...

  • Gosho Inaba Honke – Historical Merchant House

    At the “Gosho Inaba Honke" , the main family house of a wealthy merchant family, located in Kumihama City, you can visit a reproduction of the mansion of the Inaba Family, who came to enormous wealth through a shipping agency business and coastal trade, which was started using the money earned from ...