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Thorough course to discover Tomioka City's National Treasure and Important Cultural Properties
-Time required : 3 hours 50 minutes

It is course enjoying national treasure of Tomioka City and important cultural property. How about bury yourself in Tomioka's history ?
Tomioka Silk Mill
Tomioka Silk Mill
◎Tomioka Silk Mill is a World Heritage Site, a National Treasure and a modern industrial heritage founded in Tomioka in 1872 (5th year of Meiji era) as Japan's first government operated model mechanized silk-reeling factory.
Don't miss late 19th century brick buildings such as the Silk-reeling Plant and East and West cocoon warehouses. Audioguides are also available.

*Time generally required : Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes / Admission fee: 1,000 yen
*From 09:00 to 17:00 (last admission at 16:30)
*Regular holiday : The end of the year (December 29 to 31)
*Address: 1-1, Tomioka, Tomioka-shi, Gunma
*TEL: 0274-64-0005
*Miyamoto-cho municipal pay and display parking at approximately 10 minutes by car from Joshinetsu Expressway Tomioka I.C (around 3km)
        Approximately 10 minutes on foot from Miyamoto-cho municipal pay and display parking to Tomioka Silk Mill (500m)
15 minutes by car
Ichinomiya Nukisaki Shrine
Ichinomiya Nukisaki Shrine
◎It has a very unique structure with the main shrine located at a lower level than the approach road. Main shrine, outer shrine and two-storied gate were rebuilt in 1635 by the 3rd shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu while large-scale repair was undertaken by 5th shogun Tokugawa Yonekichi.
Main shrine, outer shrine and two-storied gate are National Important Cultural Properties.

*Time generally required : approximately 40 minutes / Admission fee: free of charge
*Business Hours: From 08:00 to 17:00
*Address: 1535, Ichinomiya, Tomioka-shi, Gunma
*TEL: 0274-62-2009
10 minutes by car
Old Moteki Family House
Old Moteki Family House
◎A private house said to have been buit during the Warring States period in 1527. It is thought to be the oldest private house still standing in Japan.
It is a National Important Cultural Property.

*Time generally required : approximately 30 minutes / Admission fee: 100 yens (60 yens for visitors in groups of 20 or more)
*Business Hours: From 10:00 to 16:00
*Days we are closed: Monday (next day if public holiday) and the year-end and New Year holidays
*Address: 329, Miyazaki, Tomioka-shi, Gunma Miyazaki park
*TEL: 0274-62-1511
30 minutes by car
Myogi Shrine
Myogi Shrine
◎Myogi Shrine is located on the mountainside of Mount Haku'un, Mt. Myogi's highest peak. Above the "Chinese-style gate" decorated with bright cinnabar red and the wonderfully decorated "outer gate", you may see the gorgeous main shrine coated with black lacquer and built in Toshogu Shrine style. It is a National Important Cultural Property.

*Time generally required : approximately 30 minutes / Admission fee: Precincts are free (200 yens to visit the hall of treasures)
*Business Hours: Treasury from 09:30 to 17:00
*Days we are closed: No holiday (hall of treasures closed from December 20 to January 10)
*Address: 6, Myogimachimyogi, Tomioka-shi, Gunma
*TEL: 0274-73-2119