Tohoku Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Tohoku - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Towada–Hachiman-tai National Park 6

Morioka 6

Sendai 6

Aomori 5

Tsuruoka and Dewa-Sanzan 4

Akita 4

Tazawa-ko and Kakunodate 4

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Kakunodate 3

Tazawa-ko 1

Hiraizumi 3

Hirosaki 3

Yamadera 3

Matsushima 3

Yamagata 1

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Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 12

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Spa–Sight 1

Store/ Shop/ Mall 5

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Aomori Kenritsu Bijutsukan

  • Museum/Gallery

This contemporary arts museum houses a collection of works by Munakata Shiko (1903–75), Nara Yoshitomo (1959–) and Terayama Shuji...

Auga

  • Market/Bazaar

Fish, shellfish, preserved seaweed, and fish eggs—in short, all manner of marine organisms—are hawked by hundreds of vendors in this...

Murata Kōgei

  • Store/Shop/Mall

A variety of Tsugaru lacquerware and handicrafts made in Aomori and Tohoku are available at reasonable prices here. If you are into folk...

Nebuta Village Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

If you can't visit during the Nebuta Festival, head to this museum in the southeast part of town where glowing papier-mâché sculptures...

Sannai Maruyama Iseki

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Want to know what it was like to live in this area 5,500 years ago? This, one of the country's largest archaeological sites, features...

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