Category: History

Magoichi Festival 2017

This event is about “Saika Mgoichi”, also known as the “Rifle General” during the Warring States Period. He is famous…

Hodare Festival 2017

Hodare in English is “male genitals”, but if the character HODARE are used, the meaning then becomes “the ripening of…

Kanoukaen festival 2017

The largest fire festival in all of Nagasaki features 200 participants in samurai warrior costume strolling through the blooming cherry…

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…

SENHIME – 400 years since the miracle love

In this exhibition, we will introduce the activities of Senhime and Goto Matabei who are related to Himeji.

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…

The treasure of ancient Kibi

A treasure narrating the prosperity of the ancient Kibi that was kept in the Tokyo National Museum will go home…

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…