About Tokunai Mogami memorial museum
♦An explorer who is said to be the pride of hometown.
A memorial museum introducing Tokunai Mogami's life history and achievements who was born in Tateoka villege in the end of Edo era during national seclusion. He examined unexplored northern archipelago for 9 times, and wrote books and maps of what he had seen and heard.
His achievement introduced by Siebold is now acquiring high value nationally.
Details Tokunai Mogami memorial museum
- Address:1-2-12 Chuoh, Murayama city, Yamagata
Opening hour:9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (must enter by 4:30 p.m.)
Entrance fee:200 yen
Parking:(free) 6 cars
Access to Tokunai Mogami memorial museum
Access:5 minutes by taxi from Yamagata Shinkansen Murayama station.
About Yamagata info.
Yamagata info is the web site to introduce Yamagata Prefecture of Japan,
mainly about the tourist attractions and hot springs which may help those who are planning on a trip to Yamagata.
The place where beautiful Japanese nature and unique culture still remain.
Sightseeing in Yamagata
Spring:Cherry blossoms are at their best from April.
Summer:Hot. Visiting hamlet is recommended.
Fall:Beauty of the leaves when turned in autum. Imoni festivals everywhere!
Winter:Freezing cold with snow, and the trees will be coverd with them and ice.
Snow:Cold, but not as delicous as shaved ice.
So many things to see and experience throughout the year!
Gotta eat them!
Cherries:70% of cherries in Japan are produced in Yamagata Prefecture.
La France pears:The queen of the fruits is also Yamagata's best production.
Yonezawa Beef:As known as "Matsuzaka" of the west, and "Yonezawa" of the east.
Imoni:One of the local dishes of Yamagata which beef soup and taro roots are boiled and seasoned together.
Cold ramen:Yamagata is the birthplace for cold ramen; the chinese noodle.
Yamagata food = delicacy of Japan
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Links related to Yamagata
Yamagata Prefecture official web site
Japan Railways in eastern Japan
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