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Izumo Taisha Shrine

Izumo Taisha Shrine

Izumo-taisha, officially Izumo Ōyashiro, is one of the most ancient and important Shinto shrines in Japan. No record gives the date of establishment..

Shimane
Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum

Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum

The Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum is dedicated to the British explorer who arrived in Japan in the 1800s. The museum was opened in 1934, thirty years..

Shimane
Adachi Museum of Art

Adachi Museum of Art

Set in the simple countryside of Yasugi, Adachi is tucked away between Shimane’s dramatic ranges in a long, flat valley. Fifteen minutes from the nearest..

Shimane
Hori Mansion and Garden

Hori Mansion and Garden

Denes Perlaky

Hori Mansion and Garden is the lavish home of a wealthy family, with a guesthouse for high-society business men and politicians...

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Shimane Art Museum

Shimane Art Museum

Kim B

The Shimane Art Museum has a wealth of art on display from both Japanese and international artists. Of particular interest are works..

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Nima Sand Museum

Nima Sand Museum

Kim B

Shimane's Nima Sand Museum lays claim to being the home of the world's largest hourglass - it takes a full year from the..

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