THE TALE OF GENJI MUSEUM, UJI CITY
- Tourist attractions
- Traditions & history
The setting of The Tale of Genji, a time travel to the capital of the Heian period.
In the permanent exhibition are life-size horse carts, replicas of Heian period furnishings, and a miniature replica of Rokujo-in, a vast manner. In addition, there is an introduction to ""the world of the Tale of Genji,"" colorfully incorporating video and audio.
In the museum are other special exhibits,and a museum shop.
|Address||45-26 Uji-Higashiuchi, Uji-shi, Kyoto 611-0021|
|Access||15-minute walk from Uji Sta. on the JR Nara Line or 8-minute walk from Uji Sta. on the Keihan Uji Line|
|Hours||9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Admission until 4:30 p.m.)|
|Regular holiday||Mondays (or the following day if Monday is a national holiday) and Dec. 28 to Jan. 3|
|Fee||¥600 for adults ¥300 for elementary school and junior high school students|
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