Tono Tourism Association Official Website

Tourist Information Center
Tabinokura Tono (Souvenir)
Tourist Information Center
Tabinokura Tono (Souvenir)

Places in Tono



You can see images and listen to recordings of folklore in Hall of Stories, or listen live to the stories from an official storyteller at the Tono Theatre, see the display on Kunio Yanagita, author of The Legends of Tono. There is also a restaurant and gift shop on site.


Address 2-11 Chuoudori, Tono, Iwate, Japan
Business hours 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm)
Closed Open all year round (may close periodically for maintenance)
Fee General: 510 yen / High school students and younger 210 yen (this is a shared ticket with the "Tono Castle Town Materials Museum")
Access About 0.5 km from Tono Station, an 8 minute walk, and 3 minutes by bicycle
Parking Parking for 40 cars at Tono Folktale Museum, and 57 cars at the Community Center Payment required
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