The Ainu Museum, Porotokotan in Shiraoi

The Ainu Museum, Porotokotan in Shiraoi

The museum is showing some houses called ‘Chise’ and displaying many traditional Ainu equipments in the building. Ainu is indigenous people of Hokkaido and most names of place in Hokkaido derives from Ainu language. Visitors can learn the history of...
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The Ainu Museum, Shiraoi Poroto Kotan

The Ainu Museum, Shiraoi Poroto Kotan

The museum is exhibiting Ainu culture of Hokkaido. Ainu is one of an aborigine in Hokkaido. The museum was established for studying and preserving its culture, also making it popular. There are some houses called ‘Chise’  which are traditional Ain...
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