Katsushika Hokusai Art Museum
Anno Art Museum
Tsuwano-born Anno Mitsumasa is famous for his wonderfully detailed illustrated books, including Anno's Alphabet and Anno's Journey ....
The church here is a reminder of the town's Christian history. Hidden Christians from Nagasaki were exiled here in the early Meiji...
Chapel of St Maria
The tiny Maria-dō dates from 1951. More than 150 'hidden Christians' were imprisoned in a Buddhist temple on this site in the early...
The tsuwano teishoku (a carp-themed sampler of local dishes) is recommended at this elegantly rustic restaurant, which has wooden...
Katsushika Hokusai Art Museum information
This museum features a small collection by the Edo-period artist and his disciples, and has an interesting display showing the wood-block process plate by plate.