Hikiyama Festival Float Exhibition Hall
Contains the 14 amazing floats used in the annual Karatsu Kunchi Matsuri. Floats include the Aka-jishi (Red Lion, constructed 1819), samurai helmets, and the auspicious phoenix and sea bream. There's good signage in English, and a video shows festival scenes. It's near scenic Karatsu-jinja , the shrine that sponsors the festival.