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Gion Omoide Museum

Gion Omoide Museum is located in Kitaza building in front of Minamiza theater.  Kitaza was a theater like Minamiza, but due to expansion of Shijo street, it was closed in 1892.

This museum keeps a lot of documents and photographs associated with Kyoto.  In permanent exhibition, you will learn Shijo-Kawaramachi area back in old days.  In special exhibition, you can also discover Kabuki theatre, as well as Gion district and Maiko/ Geiko.

Inside Kitaza building, there is a nice restaurant where you can taste hot pot dishes such as Shabu-shabu and Sukiyaki.

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When you are in Gion, don’t forget to check the Geisha Experience Maiko Chaya  and Gion Geisha Museum.

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