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Seto-City Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)

Date : 02/03/2018 - 03/04/2018


  • Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)
  • Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)
  • Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)
  • Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)
  • Tour of the Hina at Ceramics Town Seto (To-no-Machi Seto no Hina Meguri)

A Hina Festival event that decorates downtown Seto-City with the cute Hina Dolls. The main attraction is the huge Hina decoration at the Seto-Gura Museum, a gigantic pyramid of Hina Dolls of about 4 meters of height - which the locals call the "Hinamid" (a play with the word "pyramid"). This impressive display features about a 1,000 dolls made of glass and earthenware, and is on exhibition from Feb 3 to Mar 4. Volunteer guides will take guests to a tour by the famous spots of the city, or even to experiential workshops to try the hand at making Hina dolls. Check also de wide variety of snacks and local food for sale around the city, with special attention to the Hina Lunch and Hina Sweets.

EVENT OVERVIEW

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Date : From February 3rd (Saturday) to March 4th (Sunday), 2018
Holding time : Varies depending on the attraction.
Place : Seto-Gura Museum and several other locations in Seto
Location : 〒489-0813
1-1 Kurasho-cho, Seto-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
(Seto-Gura Museum)
Fee : Free of charge
Parking : Available, paid (cap. 189 cars, 5 for the handicapped)
Phone number : 0561-85-2730 (Seto City Marutto Museum and Tourism Association)

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ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    To Seto-Gura Museum:
    5min (350m) eastwards walk from Owari-Seto Station of the Meitetsu Seto Line (board from Sakaemachi Station in Sakae, in turn reachable from Nagoya Station using the subway Higashiyama Line bound for Sakae and Fujigaoka).
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    To Seto-Gura Museum:
    •Approx. 10min northwestwards from Seto-Akazu I.C. of the Tokai Loop Expressway via Route 33, or;
    •Approx. 15min southwestwards from Seto-Shinano I.C. of the Tokai Loop Expressway via Route 248, or;
    •Approx. 15min northwards from Yakusa I.C. of the Sanage Green Road (Route 6) via Route 155 (may be accessed via Nisshin Junction of the Tomei Expressway via Nagoya-Seto Road).

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