Museum of History and Folklore
The museum exhibits folkcraft and traditional culture of the town's forefathers. Called an outstanding example of Meiji Japanese-style construction (former Karikawa Village Hall), a part of the lodgings built for the feudal lord of Shonai (Kiyokawa Village Office/Saito Residence) was relocated and reconstructed.
Tourist site details
- Museum of History and Folklore
- 390 Kasayama, Karikawa-aza, Shonai Town, Higashitagawa-gun, Yamagata Prefecture
- Business hours
- Please inquire about the opening.
- 10 min. by car from JR Karikawa Train Station
- Telephone no.