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Omoide-no Kata Branch School


This old branch school building closed down in 1974 was renovated and opened to the public as Omoide-no (memorial) Kata Branch School in 2004. The school is also used as a venue of various events.

Location226 Ichinoto, Kata, Tazawako

Contact InfoOmoide-no Kata Branch School: 0187-43-0766

ScheduleApril to November: 8:30 - 16:30 (closed on every Wednesday)
December to March: 9:00 - 16:00 (open only on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)

Traffic access

Take regular bus from JR Tazawako Station (Tazawako Round Trip Line), get off at Kami Takkonoki stop, walk for 15 minutes
Approx. 20 minutes required by car from JR Tazawako Station