Year: 2019

Best wishes for 2020!

We are very pleased that many customers had been visited to Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura in last year. We are looking forward to your visit in 2020, too. We will hold “New Year Festival” where you can experience Japanese traditional New Year’s event from 9:00 am on New Year’s day. Of course, each theater and other facilities are open as usual, so please come and visit us. All villagers are looking forward to welcoming you!

Official Instagram has started

Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura has been released its official account ( edotrip_official ) on Instagram since November 2019. We will convey the “Now” of Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura to all over the world through photos with a live feeling, and will send information from a different angle than the Facebook page, so we are looking forward to your follow. In addition, we will introduce Instagrammable spots in the facility, so please use it for research before coming and during your stay in Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura. Click here to go to the [Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura official Instagram]!

Event Information: New Year Festival

We have updated a new event information. New Year Festival: January 1st – 3rd 2020 Please click the links above for details and enjoy it when you visit the park.

Promotional VTR [2019 winter edition] now available!

Promotional VTR [2019 winter edition] of Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura has been completed and released on YouTube this time!   The highlight is…… ①It’s very photogenic scenery that Japanese traditional townscape covered with snow beautifully. ②The breathtaking Ninja action show and the luxurious and brilliant Oiran show. ③Winter-only Samurai show which you can enjoy splendid swordsmanship and spirit of Bushido.   Please browse from this page! > What is Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura?

Announcement of [Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura Photo Contest]

We will Recruit the participation works for [Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura Photo Contest] in the period from October 1st (Tue) to November 30th (Sat), 2019. Works will be accepted in 4 categories:“Landscape”, ”Person”, ”Rental Costume”, ”Show”. Please send photos taken in Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura after October 2018 in the application form on this site. Of course, you can use the Wi-Fi in the facility and apply for a freshly taken photo. Applicants for winning works will receive a nice souvenir. Click here for detailed information on the contest and to apply.

Business hours and theater opening time will change from November 1st.

Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura will switch to winter season from November 1st 2019 and the opening hours will be from 9:00 to 16:00. The outdoor show <Open-air Theater Ninja Fort> which started from spring and has been well received will end the performance on October 31st. From November 11th, we will start the winter-only <SAMURAI-Show> at the O-edo Theater so please look forward to it. For details of theater opening time click here.   By the way, Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura will be closed due to facility inspection for 4 days from March 2nd (Mon) to 5th (Thu), 2020. We are sorry for any inconvenience to our customers and we appreciate your understanding and cooperation. >Fees & Business Hours

Theater opening time will be changed on 10/5-6

Additional performances will be held on 5th-6th October to predict the congestion of the theater. Please note that the opening time of each theater will be changed during this period. You can check the temporary opening schedule from here.

Transformation place「UTSUROIKAN」Special discount for autumn

  We will offer discount plan for rental costumes for a limited period of 10/1 to 11/30 at the transformation place [UTUROI-KAN] where you can experience Edo period costumes such as photo shooting and rental costumes. During the period, rental costume for adults “Samurai”, “Samurai’s Daughter” can be used at discounted price. ▼Samurai/ Usually 4,700yen → 2,350yen ▼Samurai’s Daughter/ Usually 4,700yen → 2,350yen ※We have wide selection of kimono with different colors and patterns.  ※The number of kimono is limited depending on the costume type.   Costume are available all day long so you can take pictures at various place while enjoying the facilities freely. Why don’t you and your family and friends together transform as Edo residents and enjoy Edo’s journey? The transformation place [UTUROI-KAN].

Launched Facebook page in 5 languages

We have opened a Facebook page in Thai, Chinese, Korean, and English between April to the end of June 2019. In addition to the Japanese version that has been in operation since 2011, recommended information are delivered to users by language in each of all five languages. Please give it a thumbs up! Japanese version:@edotrip English version:@noboribetsudatejidaimuraEN Korean version:@noboribetsudatejidaimuraKR Chinese version:@noboribetsudatejidaimuraZH Thai version:@noboribetsudatejidaimuraTH

Theater opening time will be changed on 8/11-15

Additional performances will be held on 11th-15th August to predict the congestion of the theater. Please note that the opening time of each theater will be changed during this period. You can check the temporary opening schedule from here.