Sawara, Cityscape, Brand-new-year

place : Machi-gurumi Museum at-home

Period : In ordinary year, from the end of December to the middle of January

the dancing Lion

You can see the goods of the legend of merchants at The "Machi-gurumi Museum at-home" while walking in the town of Sawara where the look of the commercial town of Edo is left.

From the end of December through mid-January, "Sawara, Cityscape, Brand-new-year" has been held as one of the special exhibitions.

Visitors are entertained with the original New Year decoration by the shops in the town.

You can see the decorations made from bamboo. Please come after the visiting The Katori Shrine.

Moreover, the shishimai (The dancing lion) parades on the first Sunday January, you can taste the atmosphere of the Japanese New Year.

練り歩く獅子舞

奉納獅子舞

river Onogawa沿いを行く獅子舞

縁起の良い正月飾り

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