Sports and Cultural Facilities

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Please be aware that the information on this page is only a broad introduction to the facilities available in Tokamachi City. Also, there may be inaccuracies in information related to opening times and admission prices. We recommend that you inquire to each facility before visiting. For more information regarding onsen facilities in Tokamachi City, please visit the homepage of the Tokamachi Tourist Association.

Tokamachi City Library (十日町市情報館)

Tokamachi City Library

Tokamachi City Library

All Tokamachi City residents and those working in Tokamachi City are able to register to use the Tokamachi City Library resource loan system, which is free of charge. Books borrowed from the central library may be returned at any of the library’s branch locations, and visa-versa. The Tokamachi City Library also has computers and printers available for use, as well as a café space and desks for reading and study. Please call for further details.

Tokamachi CIty Library
Address 1-1 Nishi-honcho 2-Chome Nishi, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒948-0072
Inquiries 025-750-5100
Opening Hours 9AM to 7PM
Closures and Holidays 4th Monday of the Month (Tuesday in the case that Monday is a national holiday), Dec 29 - Jan 3
Parking Available

 

Tokamachi City General Gymnasium (十日町市総合体育館)

Tokamachi City General Gymnasium

Tokamachi City General Gymnasium

Among the facilities housed at the Tokamachi City General Gymnasium are an indoor sports arena with 560 seats; a 165m running track, a rock-climbing wall, an indoor futsal pitch; a training room with weight lifting equipment and changing and shower facilities. Use of the training room requires an induction. Please inquire at the Gymnasium for more information.

Tokamachi City General Gymnasium
Address 365-14 Nishi-honcho 1-Chome, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒948-0072
Inquiries 025-752-4377
Opening Hours 8:30AM to 9:30PM;
8:30AM to 5PM on Sundays, national holidays, Aug 13-15, Aug 25-27, Dec 28 (Training room opens from 9AM to 9:30PM, and shuts at 5PM on days when the main facility shuts at 5PM)
Closures and Holidays 3rd Tuesday of the Month, Dec 29 - Jan 3
Parking Available
Admission Fee ※varies (Please inquire at the facility for more information)

 

Tokamachi City Museum (十日町市博物館)

museum

The Tokamachi City Museum is the home of Japan’s oldest National Treasure, the Flame-style Pottery. It also houses exhibitions on the regions history and culture of textile production, Snow Country culture and local wildlife. There is both English language information available at the museum and on the website.

Tokamachi City Museum
Address 382-1 Nishi-honcho 1-Chome, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒948-0072
Inquiries 025-757-5531
Opening Hours 9AM to 5PM (last admission at 4:30PM)
Closures and Holidays Mondays (Tuesday in the case that Monday is a national holiday), Dec 27 - Jan 4
Parking Available
Admission Fee Adults: 300yen, Children (junior high school age and younger): FREE

 

Tokamachi City Museum

Echigo Tsumari Museum of Contemporary Art KINARE

kinare

KINARE is the entry point to the Echigo Tsumari Art Triennale, a huge outdoor contemporary art festival held in Tokamachi City and Tsunan Town once every three years. The facility houses periodical art exhibitions and events, a café and restaurant and an onsen facility. Cross 10, the area’s largest souvenir shop is convenientlyt located next door.

Echigo Tsumari Museum of Contemporary Art KINARE
Address Honcho 6-Chome, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒948-0003
Inquiries 025-761-7767
Opening Hours 10AM to 5PM
Closures and Holidays Wednesdays (Thursday in the case that Wednesday is a national holiday), winter holiday period
Parking 360 spaces available
Admission Fee Adults: 800yen, Children (junior high school age and younger): 400 yen (differs by exhibition)

 

KINARE (Echigo Tsumari Art Field)

Echigo Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science KYORORO

kyororo

Also known by the name “Forest School”, Kyororo houses exhibitions related to the local environment and wildlife. It is situated next to the “Forest of Beauties”, a 90-year old grove beech forest that attracts photographers and tourists from all over Japan. Kyororo has a 34 meter tall viewing tower that provides a view of the surrounding mountain scenery.

Echigo Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science KYORORO
Address 1712-2 Matsuguchi, Matsunoyama, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒942-1411
Inquiries 025-595-8311
Opening Hours 9AM to 5PM (last admission at 4:30PM)
Closures and Holidays Tuesdays (Wednesday in the case that Tuesday is a national holiday), Dec 26-31
Parking Available
Admission Fee Adults: 500yen, Children (junior high school age and younger): 300 yen, infants: FREE

 

Echigo Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science KYORORO (Japanese)

Echigo Tsumari Auditorium (越後妻有文化ホール)

Echigo Tsumari Auditorium

The Echigo Tsumari Auditorium, also known by the name “Danjuro”, houses a large concert hall with 708 seats, a performance space with a terraced viewing area, rehearsal and studio rooms, a modern kitchen space, and other multipurpose spaces including meeting rooms and a tatami room. The facility is operated by the Tokamachi Central Community Center, which has its offices inside the building (Please inquire here regarding ticket sales and facility usage).

Echigo Tsumari Auditorium
Address 508-2 Honcho 1-Chome, Tokamachi City, Niigata 〒948-0083
Inquiries 025-757-5011
Opening Hours 9AM to 10PM
Closures and Holidays 2nd and 4th Monday of the Month, Dec 29 - Jan 3
Parking Available
Usage Fee Varies (Please inquire at the facility for more information)

 

Other Sports and Cultural Facilities

There are a number of sports, learning and cultural facilities available for use for the general public in Tokamachi City. Please send an inquiry for more information.

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Tokamachi City Hall
General Affairs Department
Policy Planning Division
Public Relations Section

3-3 Chitose-cho, Tokamachi City,
Niigata, JAPAN 〒948-4635

Inquiry Form