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Guide
The Roots of the People of Fukuoka-Discover the Life and Culture of Hakata Here

Although Hakata may have undergone a drastic change over the years, the people’s hearts remain the same. The open and unconventional Hakata temperament has been passed down together with many festivals and traditions, making Hakata a hometown beloved by the people that live here. The life and culture of Hakata, mainly of the Meiji and Taisho eras, are introduced from various perspectives at this Museum. Enjoy for an exploration into the heart of Hakata.

Exhibition Hall

Here you will find the many faces of the Hakata way of life.

Layout

Machiya Hall

This superb example of traditional architecture has been moved here and restored to provide a glimpse into the past.

Souvenir Shop

You can pick up traditional craft items here as gifts or souvenirs.

Hours and Admission
Open 10:00a.m.-6:00p.m.
(doors close at 5:30p.m.)
Closed Dec.29-Dec.31
Admission Individual : ¥200
Group(20 persons or more) : ¥150

The disabled and people over 65 living in Fukuoka City are free of charge;
Please bring your ID. Visits as school trips for schools within Fukuoka City are free of charge.

Transportation
From the Airport 7 minutes by subway and 5-minute walk from Gion Station, or a 15-minute taxi ride.
From JR Hakata Station A 15-minute walk or a 5-minute taxi ride.
From Tenjin 4 minutes by subway and 5-minute walk from Gion Station.
By bus, a 5-minute walk from the Canal-City-Hakata bus stop.

NO parking available. Please use public transportation

「博多町家」ふるさと館