Period : In ordinary year, from the end of December to the middle of January
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.
The plus information
The nearby sights
- Historic street of Sawara(National landscape conservation area)
- Memorial hall of Inoh Tadataka
- historic house of Inoh Tadataka
- The museum of festival float in Sawara
The sights a little way off
- Sawara area