OKAYA SILK MUSEUM

OKAYA SILK MUSEUM is one of the best places to travel in Okaya, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for map, how to get there, spots nearby, attractions and photos of OKAYA SILK MUSEUM posted by Japanese travelers in the know.

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Okaya Is As Great As Tomioka! The Silk Producing Skills Supported Japanese Modernization

Okaya once had the biggest produce of raw silk in the world. You can learn the history of growing silkworm that had supported Japanese modernization, from the exhibitions of historical records and precious machines in existence. And at Miyasaka Silk Factory, you can see how to spin silk actually, then, the delicacy of raw silk and the high-level skills will make you moved. ◎By car, 5 min from Okaya IC of Nagano Speedway, or 10 min from JR Okaya Station. Entrance fee: 500 yen, 13-15years old 300 yen, 6-12 years old 150 yen.

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