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Feeling the beauty of Japanese four seasons in Yamagata!

About Yonezawa textile museum

♦Make your own Yonezawa textile at the experiencing area!
The hitory of Yonezawa textile beginning from Edo era till Meiji era is clearly displayed at the museum, and you can also purchase cloth for kimonos and small articles.
You can experience weaving with 2,000 yen inside the museum. The required time is 2 hours and reservation is necessary since the fixed number is up to 2 people only.
It may be nice to decorate your own room with your handmade table linen.

Details Yonezawa textile museum

Address:1-1-87 Monto town, Yonezawa city, Yamagata
Opening hour:9a.m. - 5p.m. (entrace: 4:30p.m.) reservation is needed for weaving experience.
Entrance fee:300 Yen, group of more than 20 people; 200 Yen
Parking:(free) 10 cars

Access to Yonezawa textile museum

Access:10 minutes by Yamako bus from Yamagata super express Yonezawa station, 3 minutes on foot from Uesugi Shrine.

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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 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! 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.
Soba:Buckwheat noodles.
Cold ramen:Yamagata is the birthplace for cold ramen; the chinese noodle.

Yamagata food = delicacy of Japan

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Yamagata Airport
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