Tsugaru Shamisen Hall

Kanagi-machi in Goshogawara City is the birthplace of the Tsugaru shamisen (three-stringed musical instrument). The Tsugaru Shamisen Hall has an exhibition room introducing the history of the Tsugaru shamisen as well as folk songs and local performing arts practiced using the Tsugaru shamisen. Visitors can enjoy live Tsugaru shamisen performances and try playing the instrument.    

Period

From May to October: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
November to April: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on December 29
Address 189-3, Asahiyama, Kanagi-machi, Goshogawara-shi, Aomori 037-0202

Fees

General admission: 500 yen

Two-site pass: Tsugaru Shamisen Hall & Osamu Dazai Memorial Museum "Shayokan" General admission: 900 yen
*Child admission fees set separately

Inquiries

Tsugaru Shamisen Hall

Phone: 0173-54-1616

MAil syamisen@kanagi-gc.net