Ayashii Museum is placed in Izu Kogen area. Collection includes various elements of culture from the Meiji to the Taisho period. Except of fashion presented on the models, there are popular toys, games and items related to mass culture of these periods.
When you grew up, you start to miss your childhood and youth. Every memory of these times becomes very precious then. Sometimes it’s hard to bring back memories, but thanks to the exhibition like that, you can come back to the childhood by watching toys, games and clothes. In the collection, there are barbie dolls, gadgets of Japanese baseball teams, posters of popular old movies and magazines. If you were fun of primal, simple video games as a child, you can try to play it again on the small television. Actually, TV corner was the most popular part of collection. Men’s tourists were very absorbed in these simple games, what looked really funny.
Collection of Ayashii Museum is quite small and watching all the exhibits doesn’t take a long time. If you will be in Izu Kogen area, let’s come to see it! If you are old enough to forget your youth, watching exhibits will revive your memories from the old times.
|Location||Ito, Shizuoka Prefecture Futo 1029-64|
|Price||Adults: 1,000 yen
Primary and middle school’s students: 600 yen
|Access||10 minutes by walk from ‘Jogasakikaigan Station’
From Izu Kogen JR Station, take the tokai bus to ‘Shaboten Kōen’, get off at ‘Ikeiriguchi’
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* This article was written by a trainee from overseas. Please note that there might be spelling and grammar mistakes.