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Higashi-Iya Museum of Local History and Folklore

Authentic exhibits present the history and livelihood of this unique region of Shikoku.

Higashi-Iya Museum of Local History and Folklore

This little museum stands alone by the roadside in Oku-Iya. It holds a fascinating collection of exhibits documenting the history and traditional livelihood of this unique region. The authentic exhibits explain the story of the Heike refugees and the various industries such as forestry that the valley’s inhabitants pursued. There’s also a lifesized reconstruction of a mountainside home.

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Name in Japanese: 東祖谷歴史民俗資料館

Pronunciation: higashi iya rekishi minzoku shiryō kan

Address: 14-3 Higashiiyakyojo, Miyoshi, Tokushima

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