A family friendly itinerary taking you to enjoy artworks including lunch.
Make sure you grab the special ticket before your jorney.
Hub facility with about 30 artworks outdoor dotted around the surrounding Satoyama. Visit the special exhibition Okome Expo and join tasting of freshly harvested rice.Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo offers buffet lunch on weekends, eat as much as you like from around 20 different dishes made of locally grown ingridients.
A walk-in museum in the closed elementary school featuring a story of the last three students by Seizo Tashima, the author of Chikarataro. In autumn 2019, you can enjoy the special exhibition of the original drawings by him. Hachi Cafe in the museum is a perfect spot for lunch, afternoon tea.
Artworks at Doichi and Echigo-Mizusawa stations on JR Iiyama Line in the distinctive-shape warehouse in the snow country by Jimmy Liao, the popular picture book artists from Taiwan.
Permanent art collections invite you to "experience" artworks and the special exhibition in autumn "I have a dream-Tango Manga Exhibition" will feature artworks seen from unique perspective. Dip into Akashi-no-yu (onsen) on site after the long day of exploring.
|10:30||Visit "Matsudai Nohbutai"||Matsudai Nohbutai by MVRDV|
|13:00||Visit Museum of Picture Book Art and have lunch||"Museum of Picture Book Art" by Seizo Tashima|
|14:30||Visit "Kiss and Goodbye"||"Kiss and Goodbye" by Jimmy Liao (Doichi station)|
|15:00||Visit Ehigo-Tsumari Satoyama Musuem of Contemporary Art, KINARE||Ehigo-Tsumari Satoyama Musuem of Contemporary Art, KINARE|
period : Day trip
start point : Echigo-Yuzawa station