Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo


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Address
99-4 Kizukihigashi Taishachō Izumo-shi, Shimane-ken
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Phone
0853-53-8600
Website
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Open Hours
1-12: Mon-Sun: - 09:00-18:00
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About this sight

Izumo has many spots deeply related to Japanese mythology, and this museum displays objects related to the history and culture of the Izumo Grand Shrine. Visitors will be able to experience the mythical and ancient Japan through these exhibitions.

If you're lucky enough, you may also be able to solve the mystery of the Izumo Grand Shrine, also called the Mystic Great Shrine. The bronzeware from ancient times are also now a part of the national treasure, and the restored models of over 200 bronze swords are the highlight of the exhibition.