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Awaji Puppet Theater

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Ningyo Joruri (Japanese puppet show), traditional arts of Japan is still inherited in Awaji Island. There used to be various puppet troupes in Awaji island. They performed not only at their home theaters but in all over Japan. You can watch performance of Ningyo Joruri in Awaji Puppet Theater with the history of approximately 500 years. In Awaji Ningyo Joruri Museum located nearby, you can see the puppets and documents on display.

Facility Information

  • Awaji
  • History, culture | Activities


1528-1, Fukurakou, Minamiawaji-shi, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

Awaji Puppet Theater






Awaji Puppet Theater (External link)


By Car

  • Approximately 15 minutes from Seidan Mihara I.C.
  • Approximately 15 minutes from Awaji Island South I.C.

By Train

  • Approximately 1 hour 45 minutes by bus from JR Sannomiya Station

Business Hours, Admission Fee

Opening Hours
(30 minutes unit)

10:00 ...

Closed on

Wednesday | Please inquire

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