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AREAS AND SIGHT

Sea and Allivial Fan Area

Hakusan City Museum

Hakusan Shiritsu Hakubutsukan

Located just a short walk away from Matto Station, the Hakusan City Museum provides a place to experience the long and rich history of Hakusan. It includes artifacts covering a long range of history, from Jomon Period (14,000 to 300 BCE) pottery, to Edo Period (1603 to 1868) agricultural tools used in the area. They also include a model reproduction of human national treasure Masamine Sumitani’s sword making forge, works from Haya Akegarasu and Hakka Matsumoto (famous Buddhists), and a restoration of the nearby, nationally designated historical site Yokoe-no-Sho (Estate of Todaiji Temple).

INFORMATION

Opening Hours
• 9 am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)
• Open Tuesday* to Sunday, and public holidays (excluding New Year).
*Closed on Tuesdays that follow public holidays

Entry Fee
• Adults: ¥200
• High School Students: ¥100
• Children (15 and below): Free
Discounts available for groups

Access
• Public transport:
Accessible from JR Matto Station (approx. 5 min walk).
• Car:
Free parking is available on site.

Address
168-1 Nishishinmachi, Hakusan, Ishikawa<MAP>

Nearby Sites
• Matto Castle Park