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Number of visitors

Evolution of the number of visitors year after year
Year Number of visitors Notes
April 2005 to March 2006 20,845 Start in October
April 2006 to March 2007 112,988 Registration on the Tentative list of the World Heritage list in January
April 2007 to March 2008 249,334 Entrance fee newly introduced in April
April 2008 to March 2009 265,024  
April 2009 to March 2010 223,400  
April 2010 to March 2011 206,103  
April 2011 to March 2012 231,391  
April 2012 to March 2013 287,338 Mill closed every Monday during Winter (12 days), Submission of the recommandation dossier to the UNESCO in January
April 2013 to March 2014 314,516 On-site investigation by ICOMOS on September, Mill closed every Monday during Winter (12 days), Mill closed for 7 days due to the heavy snowfalls from February 15 to 21 (one day overlap)
April 2014 to March 2015 1,337,720 Recommandation by ICOMOS in April, Registration on the Word Cultural Heritage List in June, Designation as a National Treasure in December, Mill closed every wednesday from January to March (12 days)
April 2015 to March 2016 1,144,706 Closed every Wednesday (from April 2015 to February 2016)
April 2016 to March 2017 800,230  
As of 2017/3/31
Number of visitors every month
 
  Number of visitors
MON April 2014 to March 2015 April 2015 to March 2016 April 2016 to March 2017 April 2017 to March 2018
4 38,821 87,337 63,927 54,376
5 109,703 141,975 92,845 71,820
6 109,064 109,817 72,462 54,134
7 128,925 92,741 75,644 53,171
8 166,168 123,603 94,493 94,315
9 151,534 111,674 71,680 59,934
10 162,685 149,606 100,275 74,537
11 177,071 142,635 86,660 69,778
12 65,232 43,320 32,230 24,227
1 58,769 38,337 27,716  
2 60,289 37,682 27,021  
3 109,459 65,979 55,277  
Total 1,337,720 1,144,706 800,230 556,292
As of 2017/12/28