Sumo Pavilion, “Kehayaza”
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
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