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History and Outline
Opened in July 1969. This museum was established as a museum where collecting folk materials of this area and displaying utensils cultivated in this area when Ainokura “Gassho-zukuri” house community was designated as a historic spot of Japan. There are No.1 and No.2 museum using “Gassho-zukuri” style houses with a thatched roof.
ProjectExhibition, collection and preservation
Collection and Exhibition
Folk materials such as living utensils
- Ainokura, Nanto-shi, Toyama-ken 939-1915 Japan
- +81 763-66-2732
- 8:30am to 5:00pm
- The year-end and New Year
- Parking provided
Change to JR Johana Line at JR Takaoka Station and get off at JR Johana Station. Take Kaetsuno bus for Gokayama・Shirakawago from JR Johana Station and get off at Ainokura-guchi bus stop and walk 5 minutes.
20 minutes by car from Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway Fukumitsu I.C. or 15 minutes from Gokayama I.C.
- Displays folk materials at “Gassho-zukuri” houses in Ainokura Gassho-zukuri house community, a world heritage.