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It is a rare museum of sumo. Katsuragi City is the birth place of sumo wrestling.  There is a real-size sumo ring in the pavilion. Visitors can view many of the 12,000 items are kept here.

 

Address: 83-1 Taima, Katsuragi City

TEL: 0745-48-4611

Access: 5 minutes’ walk from the Taimadera Station on the Kintetsu Minami Osaka Line.  Free parking lot available

Hours open: am10:00 – pm5:00

Days closed: Tuesday, Wednesday, the end and the beginning of the year

Entrance fee: 300yen for adults (high school students and older), 150yen for children (elementary school students and junior high school students), free for kindergarten children and younger