Matsudai History Museum

This cultural museum is located in a renovated kominka, or traditional Japanese-style farmhouse. It is chock-full of artifacts and photographs from decades past that show how hard life is in the snowy mountains, but also how people made the most of their lives and lived amongst the snow.


Matsudai History Museum
AddressNiigataTokamachi3718 Matsudai
Access●1 min walk from Matsudai sta. (The other side of the main entrance of Matsudai sta.) ●By car: Approx. 1 h from Muikamachi I.C., Kan-etsu Exp. Way / Approx. 1 h from Joetsu I.C., Hokuriku Exp. Way via R253
Parking Lot20 parking spaces
business hours9:00-17:00
●Close: Tuesday and Wednesdays(open if the Wednesday is a national holiday then closed on the following day)& new year holidays
Fee●Adult Entrance fee:¥300
●Children(7-15) Entrance fee:¥100
●Group (10 or more): ¥200 /per person
Payment Way
  • Cash
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