Takayama Museum of History and Art

Page Number T4000115  Updated on  March 19, 2018  Print

Takayama Museum of History and Art (photo)

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


TEL: +81-577-32-1205
FAX: +81-577-35-1970

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.


Free Admission


15 minute walk from JR Takayama Station.