Yuzawa Folklore History Museum "Yukigunikan"

湯沢町歴史民俗資料館「雪国館」

Out of the tunnel, it was a snow country

At Yukiguni, Snow Country exhibition, it focuses on Yasunari Kawabata's novel "Snow Country" which is set in Yuzawa. The other details the lifestyle and history of Yuzawa, the "Snow Country". At the other exhibition, Old Japanese lifestyle with Irori, you can take a commemorative picture with the set. The "Snow Country - The World of Japanese Paintings" gallery located on the first floor is highly recommended. This exhibit features fourteen works depicting various scenes from "Snow Country". There is another exhibition which introduces Kawabata's outfits and reproducing "the Yukiguni's heroine, Komako's" room".

General Information

Address新潟県南魚沼郡湯沢町大字湯沢354-1
Directions●7 minutes on foot from Echigoyuzawa Station (JR Joetsu Shinkansen)
●5 minutes by car from Yuzawa IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
Car Park●Regular cars : Available
●Large cars: Available (please ask in advance)
Opening Times●Hours of Operation: 9A.M. to 4:30P.M.
●Closed : Wednesdays
Prices●Adults : 500 JPY
●Children:250 JPY
A group of 15 or more
●Adults : 400 JPY
●Children : 200 JPY

Contact

NameYuzawa Folk Museum "Yukigunikan"
Telephone Number025-784-3965
Fax Number025-775-7550