Miyazawa Kenji Dowa Mura

Miyazawa Kenji is one of the most famous authors of fairy tales in Japan who created many great stories such as “Night on the Galactic Railroad” and “A Well-Ordered Restaurant.” In the facility of Miyazawa Kenji Dowa Mura located in Hanamaki city, Iwate prefecture, which is the hometown of Miyazawa Kenji, it’s as if you jumped straight into his fairy tale world. They introduce Miyazawa Kenji’s works and exhibit his mementos and original writing drafts, and also replicated buildings which appear in his stories. You can also enjoy the local cuisine of Iwate in the restaurant near by which uses Yamaneko-ken, a restaurant in the story “A Well-Ordered Restaurant,” as a model.


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