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Japanese tangible and intangible cultural properties/assets, i.e. regional histories, traditions and customs, are passed down for generations through narratives. These stories, telling of the legacy of our culture and histories, have been designated as “Japan Heritage” by the Agency of Cultural Affairs.

Outline of Japan Heritage
AREA MAP 北海道 Tohoku Chubu Kanto Kinki Shikoku Chugoku Kyusyu / Okinawa
Japan Heritage Ambassadors

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2018/04/11

HP "The entire Kisoji is in the mountains" released

Nakasendo Kisoji story telling by local people

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2018/03/31

Horse Archery

Horse Archery ceremony at Washibara Hachimangu

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2018/02/22

The introduction video of Japan Heritage

The introduction video of Japan Heritage is now available.

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2017/07/17

Heron Dance

Heron Dance Special course, with local historian

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2017/07/12

Tsuwano Dance

Dance performed for the past 400th, Tsuwano-odori! Join us!