Municipal Yaeyama Museum

Municipal Yaeyama Museum, Ishigaki Island Okinawa Japan

This quant little museum offers visitors a unique perspective into the history of this group of Okinawa Islands known as the Yaeyama Islands. The Municipal Yaeyama Museum exhibits over 5,000 artifacts from all the Yaeyama Islands and also displays many items with great cultural significances to the people who live in the most southern part of Japan. Museums like this one are a great chance to get a glimpse into the past of the local area and see what has changed and what has remained the same for hundreds of years.

Okinawa Japan Yaeyama Museum, Ishigaki Island

From Ishigaki Airport: Approx 15min by car
Admission: 200 yen/adults
100 yen/high school and middle school students
free for elementary students and younger
Open Hour: 9:00am-4:30pm Tue-Sun
Address: 4-1 Tonoshiro, Ishigaki, Okinawa
Phone: 0980-82-4712

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