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Asahikawa City Museum

旭川市博物館

Encountering the history and culture of the Ainu in an austere environment.

Autumn, Culture, Spring, Summer, Winter

The museum features the history, culture and nature of the Kamikawa Region including Asahikawa City. In particular, regarding the exhibits related to the Ainu history and culture, the traditional lifestyles of Ainu people are elaborately reproduced with restored housing and the models of people, making observation worthwhile. Apart from Ainu related exhibits, there are numbers of reference materials exhibited, introducing the nature of Kamikawa Region, the history of Asahikawa City and fauna and flora that survive the winter of this region.