Munakata Shikō Memorial Hall
Sannai Maruyama Site
Excavation of this site turned up an astonishing number of intact artefacts from Japan's Jōmon era (10,000-2,000 years ago), which are...
Aomori Museum of Art
Artists from Aomori Prefecture feature heavily in the permanent collection here, including pop icon Yoshitomo Nara, master print maker...
Nebuta no Ie Wa Rasse
Even if you missed the festival, you can still gawk at the awesome craftsmanship of the Nebuta floats displayed at this new museum on...
Aomori is famous for a number of speciality items, including scallops, codfish, apples, pickled vegetables and many, many other foods...
Lonely Planet review
A collection of prints, paintings and calligraphy by Munakata Shikō (1903–1975), an Aomori native who won international fame in his lifetime, is housed in this museum 3km east of the station. Catch the city shuttle bus (¥200, 20 minutes).