facebook twitter instagram Stone Islands of Setouchi 日本遺産ロゴ 文化庁ロゴ


Ishi no Sato Museum

Japan Heritage/Museum
On the island of Hiroshima, part of the former Nishi Elementary School is a history museum with displays of tools and documents relating to the island’s well-known Aoki granite, and utensils from daily life in the pre-mechanization era. Hiroshima was long one of the Shiwaku Islands with a strong culture centered onstone production.
Japan Heritage/Museum