Arts Centre in Echigo-Yuzawa Onsen

Echigo-Tsumari Art Field

In 2000 this open-air gallery was conceived as a way to bring people back to this rapidly depopulating, though enchantingly beautiful rural area of green fields and historical wooden farmhouses. Spread out over 770 …
Museum in Echigo-Yuzawa Onsen

Yuzawa Town History Museum

This wonderful little museum displays memorabilia from the life of Kawabata Yasunari, the first Japanese recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature, in addition to interesting displays about life in snow country th…