Takayama Museum of History and Art
This museum is situated in warehouses once owned by two wealthy merchants. One was the Yajima family who ran a timber business and the other was the Nagata family who owned the best sake breweries in Takayama during the 17th century.
There are 14 exhibition rooms that have individual themes including Takayama Festival, traditional houses, the city’s history, local writers’ literature and arts.
75 Kamiichinomachi, Takayama City
- Business Hours
Open all year round (may have temporary closures)
Exhibition Room: 9a.m. to 7p.m.
Educational Room: 9a.m. to 9p.m.
Garden: 7a.m. to 9p.m.
15 minute walk from JR Takayama Station.