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Nikko Edo-mura (Edo Wonderland)

Nikko Edo-mura (Edo Wonderland)Nikko Edo-mura is a popular theme park opened in 1968 about the culture and lifestyle in Edo Period.
It is located about 9 km northeast of central Nikko city.

This theme park is set in mid-Edo Period from the 1680s to the 1730s.
In the period Japan was stable political and social conditions, then urban culture developed.

A town of the time in Edo (current Tokyo) are recreated, and there are various attractions.
There are some theaters, and the dramas of samurai or ninja, the shows of traditional culture, and the other shows are performed.

All staffs wear the ancient cloths, the topknot (male) and Japanese hairstyle (female).
We can enjoy the ancient Japan here.

Nikko Edomura (Edo Wonderland) official website

How to get to here

By railroad

  1. Get off Kinugawa-onsen by limited express "Kinu" of Tobu Railway. About 2 hours from Asakusa.
  2. By route bus, about 22 minutes from Kinugawa-onsen station.

By car

  1. Run Tohoku Expressway and Nikko-Utsunomiya Road, and exit Imaichi Exit. About 140 km from Tokyo. About 2 hours.
  2. About 10 km from Imaichi Exit.



Town in Edo Period
©Japan Convention Services, Inc./© JNTO
A drama in a therter of Nikko Edomura
©EDO WONDERLAND NIKKO EDOMURA/© JNTO
A reenactment od traditional event
©EDO WONDERLAND NIKKO EDOMURA/© JNTO
A thief is caught in Edo town.
©EDO WONDERLAND NIKKO EDOMURA/© JNTO
Common woman and high-class courtesan in Edo Period
©EDO WONDERLAND NIKKO EDOMURA/© JNTO
Swordsman and Ninja in Edo Period
©EDO WONDERLAND NIKKO EDOMURA/© JNTO

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