See & Actvity

Myozenji museum (明善寺郷土館)

Area
Ogimachi
Nearest bus stop / distance
From Shirakawago Bus Terminal about 10 minutes on foot
Address
679 Ogimachi, Ono-District, Gifu, 501-5627
TEL
05769-6-1009
Admission Fee (JPY) (Individual)
Adult: 300 / Child: 100
Admission Fee (JPY) (Group)
(for 25 people or above) Adult: 240 / Child: 80
Payment method
Cash
Opening hour
8:30 ~ 17:00 (Apr-Nov) 9:00 ~ 16:00 (Dec-Mar)
Closed
Non-scheduled
Other
The fireplace here is always lit, so you are able to smell the ancient aroma of fire.
Comment
It is the biggest shrine in the village. The main hall, kitchen and clock tower are all built in Gasshou. The wall paintings inside the main hall can also be seen in other temples in Kyoto. The paintings are all drawn by a famous Japanese painter, Hamada Taisuke.