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Kiyonori Kikutake Exhibition

Kiyonori Kikutake Exhibition

Jan 22nd - Mar 22nd

Kiyonori Kikutake (1928-2011) was one of Japan's leading architects after the war, and was also the designer of the Shimane..

Shimane 1 ¥650
Sakura Season at Matsue Castle Park

Sakura Season at Matsue Castle Park

Mar 20th - Apr 4th

Designated as one of Japan's Top 100 Cherry Tree viewing spots, Matsue Castle Park is a delight during spring. Around 200 sakura..

Shimane 4 Free
Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Yabusame Horse Archery Tsuwano

Mid Apr

Yabusame is a horse archery festival in Tsuwano, held on the second Sunday of April every year. The horse archery ground in Tsuwano..

Shimane 2 Free
Traveling Japanese Paintings

Traveling Japanese Paintings

Feb 11th - May 10th

We're currently living through a season of life that involves travel restrictions and closed borders, but a special exhibition..

Shimane ¥2,300
Fashion in Japan 1945-2020: Shimane

Fashion in Japan 1945-2020: Shimane

Mar 20th - May 16th

A special exhibition at the Iwami Museum in Shimane introduces Japanese fashion from the postwar period to the present, and some..

Shimane
Higashi Sanbin Flower Valley Poppy Festival

Higashi Sanbin Flower Valley Poppy Festival

Sunday - Jun 13th

Each year in June, the Higashi Sanbin Flower Valley in Shimane is filled with beautiful poppies in shades of red, pink, and white,..

Shimane 2 Free
Heron Dance

Heron Dance

Jul 20th - Jul 27th

The Heron dance is a longstanding tradition in Tsuwano, protecting people from illnesses since about 400 years ago. The white feathers..

Shimane 1 Free
Tsuwano's Obon Dance

Tsuwano's Obon Dance

Mid Aug

Tsuwano dance is a unique obon dance, in the small castle town of Tsuwano, Shimane, that has been performed for over 400 years...

Shimane Free

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