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Sengukan - CLOSED

126-1 Maeno Toyokawacho, Ise 516-0042, Mie Prefecture
+81 596-22-6263
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Beautiful building & displays

It's a nice break to go inside the museum on a hot, summer's day. It costs ¥300 and there is no... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
Melinda G
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Osaka, Japan
via mobile
Essential visit before shrines

It is a museum detailing the history and rebuilding of the outer and inner Ise shrines. This is... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2017
Julian T
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Katowice, Poland
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Closed without the concrete plan of re-opening date
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Aug 9, 2017
“Beautiful building & displays ”
Jul 25, 2017
“Essential visit before shrines”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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126-1 Maeno Toyokawacho, Ise 516-0042, Mie Prefecture
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+81 596-22-6263
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

It's a nice break to go inside the museum on a hot, summer's day. It costs ¥300 and there is no information in English but the displays are interesting. The building itself is very beautifully designed.

Thank Melinda G
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

It is a museum detailing the history and rebuilding of the outer and inner Ise shrines. This is done every 20 years and requires many different types of craftsmen. Much of their work is shown in the exhibit. There are a lot of videos, illustrations...More

2  Thank Julian T
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I was attracted by the pond in front of the museum and found this museum amazing. It records very well and in many details of how the location was chosen and the devotion of making every material to a perfect level. It has videos of...More

Thank Janet C
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

It's a museum displaying marvelous treasures all hand made using extinguishing authentic Japanese craftsmanship. It also has a real size replica of a side of the main shrine made of 300 yo ceder, and was built by the same "miya-daiku" builders using the same method...More

1  Thank jane0210
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Reviewed 20 May 2013 via mobile

This year is the 1 year in 20 when the shrines on alternate sites are built and occupied. This is a display, rather than historical research Museum but it does it brilliantly. There are a lot of AV displays and the process of construction and...More

2  Thank bariloche48
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