Matsumoto Timepiece Museum
Home to Japan's largest pendulum clock (on the building's exterior) and over 300 other timepieces, incuding fascinating medieval...
Matsumoto City Museum
The castle grounds (and your admission ticket) also include the Matsumoto City Museum, with its small displays relating to the region's...
This sophisticated little whisky bar is run by a colourful character who'd love to pour you a single malt or one of his original...
In Nakamachi, this is one of central Japan's finest soba shops. Its owner used to run a French restaurant in Tokyo before returning to...
Lonely Planet review
Temari and dolls are found here. Doll styles include tanabata and oshie-bina (dressed in fine cloth).