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Heike Yashiki Museum of Folklore

The museum exhibits materials and relics of Heike Clan. This has been a residence of the descendant of Horikawa Naiki, who was a private doctor to the young Emperor Antoku. He has entered into this remote mountain with the remaining member of Heike Clan after they lost the battle and power, and he served as a doctor as well as an oracle in this Iya region, where medicinal herb were plentiful. In its garden stands the 800 years old tree and in the museum building, of which inside remained as then at Edo period, exhibited armor, flag, the ancient document, materials and etc. The lavatory facility for the disabled available.

Basic information

Address
46 Higashi-Nishioka, Nishi-Iyayamamura, Miyoshi City
Open-Close
8:00~17:00 (Nov to Feb)、8:00~18:00(Mar to Oct)
Holiday
N/A (Open daily all year round)
Admission fee
adult:500YEN
child:300YEN
Parking lot
bus:1
car:20
Access
Get off at Ikawa-Ikeda IC→Take the National route 32 bound for Kochi→Take the Prefectural road 45→Heike Yashiki Museum of Folklore(Journey time is approx. 40 minutes by car.) Take Shikoku Kotsu Bus from JR Oboke St.→Get off at Heike Yashiki-Mae Bus Stop
Contact
Heike Yashiki Museum of Folklore
Phone
0883-84-1408
FAX
0883-84-2029