Sanshu Asuke Yashiki | Japan Highlights Travel, for sightseeing around Tokaido

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[Sanshu Asuke Yashiki]

Where traditional craftwork is handed down to today

"Make things you need for your daily life by yourself". This is the policy of Sanshu Asuke Yashiki. It is a folk museum reproducing the lives of farmers in mountainous villages, where their actual tools are used. Try-it-yourself experiences of Japanese crafts that are disappearing are offered, such as weaving, paper making, and straw working, etc. At the restaurant, you can enjoy popular mountain village food like goheimochi.
Posted photos Main A facility where visitors can experience the life of farmers in mountainous villages from the Meiji period to around 1955.
Three photos Upper left Paper making, a farmer's work during winter, upper right A bamboo basket artisan making tools of high quality bamboo that fit perfectly into the user's hands, lower A blacksmith making knives, sickles, hatchets, etc. by hand
Address Iimori 36, Asuke-cho, Toyota City, Aichi
Phone +81-565-62-1188 (Japanese only)
Opening hours 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Holidays Every Thursday (Friday if Thursday is a holiday), the 3rd Wednesday in December, December 25th to January 2nd
* Open everyday between April 28th and May 5th, during the Obon period in August, and in November
Admission fee Adults 300 yen
Children (elementary / junior high / high school students) 100 yen
● Try-it-yourself experience
Weaving (Making three coasters with bamboo sticks) 900 yen
* Approx. 30 minutes is required, and the experience is aimed at elementary school students and over
Access Take the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line from "Toyohashi Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 20 minutes, and alight at "Higashi-Okazaki Station". Take the Meitetsu Bus Asuke Okazaki Line for approx. 70 minutes, alight at "Korankei" and walk for approx. 15 minutes.
Take the JR Chuo Line from JR Tokaido Shinkansen "Nagoya Station" for approx. 7 minutes, and alight at "Tsurumai Station". Take the Nagoya Municipal Subway Tsurumai Line for approx. 40 minutes, and alight at "Toyotashi Station". Take the Meitetsu Bus Yanami Line bound for Asuke for approx. 45 minutes, alight at "Korankei" and walk for approx. 15 minutes.
* Holidays are subject to change without notice.
* Special opening on Thursdays during the dogtooth violet flowering period from late March to early April.

updated on Mar 30, 2018

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