Category: History

Yonezawa Uesugi Festival 2017

The enthusiastic event, a spring festival of Uesugi Shrine and Matsugasaki Shrine, marks the coming of spring to Yonezawa, and…

Tendo Cherry Blossom(sakura) Festival “Ningen(Human) Shogi” 2017

This amazing show, “Ningen Shogi”, is held as part of the “Tendo Sakura Matsuri Festival” that celebrates the arrival of…

UKIYO-E AND ADVERTISEMENTS

Ukiyoe-Hanga is now appreciated as a work of art, but in the Edo era, it was also considered a form…

The Three Hiroshige

After the first generation Utagawa Hiroshige, who became popular as a scenery Eshi, the Hiroshige name was succeeded for five…

Tool of living – Light · Heating · Washing -

In this exhibition, we will introduce the tools used in Aiwa town from the Meiji to the Showa era, and…

Matsue Musha Gyoretsu Warrior Parade 2017

This annual event celebrates the founding of Matsue by re-enacting the symbolic entrance of Lord Horio Yoshiharu and his troops…

People’s cry – Reading historical materials of the Edo period -

In this exhibition, we will read and understand social changes based on the historical materials of farmers in the Edo…

Tosa at the end of the Tokugawa shogunate

It is a plan exhibition that introduces “books” and “letters” left by the people of the end of Edo period.

UNKEI -the Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture- (Tokyo)

Unkei (運慶, around 1150–1223) was a Japanese sculptor of the Kei school, which flourished in the Kamakura period. He specialized…

KAIKEI -The Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture-

Kaikei (快慶) was a Japanese Busshi (sculptor of Buddha statue) of Kamakura period, known alongside Unkei. Because many busshi of…

Sannai-Maruyama site “Jomon JiyuKan”:Workshop

Workshop activities are hosted daily by the Sannai-Maruyama Ouen Tai (Sannai-Maruyama Support Group). Come drop by for a fun experience!…

Osaka Museum of Housing and Living

At the Museum of Housing and Living, take a walk through time and experience the history of Osaka, from ancient…