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Feeling the beauty of Japanese four seasons in Yamagata!

About Museum of Amazons

♦Feel the mystery and beauty of nature through Amazon.
Rare animals and plants, Indians licing close together with nature…Amazon is a mysterious world stimulating your curiosity. In this hall, about 10,000 of folk data collected by a researcher Yoshihiko Yamaguchi are stored, and introduced in the themes of food, clothing and shelter.
The contents are introduced in the forms of videa theater, quiz, and experience area which are easy to understand for every visitors.

Details Museum of Amazons

Address:8-32 Isehara town, Tsuruoka city, Yamagata
Opening hour:9:00 ~ 17:00
Closed:Third Mondays from February 15th to 28th
Entrance fee:500 yen, children 200 yen, highschool and university students 300 yen
Parking:(free) 150 cars

Access to Museum of Amazons

Access:15 minutes from Yamagata highway Tsuruoka IC via prefectural road 47 toward Haguro.

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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 Prefecture official web site
Yamagata Airport
Japan Railways in eastern Japan

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