Open-Air Museum Of Old Japanese Farm Houses

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Japanese script: 日本民家集落博物館
Area: Osaka
Address: 1-2 Hattori Ryokuchi, Toyonaka-shi, Osaka-fu [map]
Phone: 06-6862-3137 06-6862-3137
Access: 2.4 km from Esaka Station Midōsuji Line (M11)
3.0 km from Shōji Station Osaka Monorail Main Line
Hours: 9:30 - 17:00, closed on Mondays (changes to Tuesday when Monday is a national holiday)
Admission: Adults: ¥500
Children: ¥200
Students: ¥300
Website: http://www.occh.or.jp/minka/

Located in Hattori Ryokuchi Park, the museum features farm houses and other structures built between the 17th and 19th centuries that have been relocated to the park.

The houses are of the thatched roof gassho-zukuri type that the village of Shirakawago has become famous for.