The Inoh Tadataka Museum

2 Amazing Collections of Artifacts on Your Way From Narita Airport to Ueno, Tokyo!

Important Cultural Assets defined by the Cultural Asset Protection Law are scattered across all of Japan, bringing the rich cultural and historic heritage of the country to life. Here are two spots with collections of Important Cultural Assets that you can visit easily on the way from Narita Airport to Ueno, Tokyo. Take a detour…

7 Things to Do in Sawara, One of Japan’s Historically Important Districts

Sawara (佐原), an old and historical district in Katori City (香取市), Chiba Prefecture (千葉県), possesses many important cultural properties. One of which is Sawara no Machinami (佐原の町並み), the area itself. It’s one of the Traditional Architectures Preservation Districts in Japan. For over a thousand years, Sawara had prospered as an accessible merchant town near the…