Explore Nihon Minka-en in Kawasaki Area

Explore Nihon Minka-en in the Kawasaki area of Kanagawa, Japan

Nihon Minka-en is an outdoor museum located in the Kawasaki area of Kanagawa, Japan. It features a collection of traditional Japanese farmhouses from various regions of the country. Visitors can explore the houses and learn about the daily life and culture of the Japanese people in the past.

Things to see and do

  • Explore the farmhouses

    There are over 20 farmhouses in the museum, each with its own unique style and design. Visitors can enter the houses and see how people lived and worked in the past.

  • Visit the tea house

    The museum also has a traditional Japanese tea house where visitors can experience a tea ceremony and learn about the art of tea.

  • Enjoy the gardens

    The museum has beautiful gardens that change with the seasons. Visitors can stroll through the gardens and enjoy the scenery.

  • Attend workshops and events

    The museum offers workshops and events throughout the year where visitors can learn traditional Japanese crafts and skills.

The museum is open from 9:30am to 4:30pm every day except Mondays (or the following day if Monday is a national holiday). Admission is 500 yen for adults and 250 yen for children.

The approximate latitude and longitude of the museum is 35.5657° N, 139.6347° E.