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Culture in Kanagawa

Kanagawa Prefecture represents one of Japan’s biggest cultural centers. Learn what makes Kanagawa unique, with a range of traditional festivals, historical shrines/temples and local crafts to discover. In the cities, get to know Yokohama’s pop culture offerings, including a range of anime- and manga inspired locations, art museums as well as nightlife options.

Cultural highlights

Hakone Venetian Glass Museum

Hakone Venetian Glass Museum

Hakone
Offer Available
The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama

The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama

Hayama
Offer Available
Mikasa Historic Memorial Warship

Mikasa Historic Memorial Warship

Yokosuka
Offer Available
Fujiko F. Fujio Museum

Fujiko F. Fujio Museum

Kawasaki

Popular options

Kanagawa Culture Kick

Kanagawa Culture Kick

It’s time to get your fix of culture: Pop culture, that is! It’s no secret that Japan has loads of tradition and history but it has just as much modern...

Cultural experiences

Yokohama Haikara Kimono Kan

Yokohama Haikara Kimono Kan

Yokohama
Anest Iwata Turnpike Hakone

Anest Iwata Turnpike Hakone

Odawara
Mitomi Dye Shop (Experience dyeing carp flags and mini carp flags)

Mitomi Dye Shop (Experience dyeing carp flags and mini carp flags)

Miura
Shonan Hiratsuka Shichifukujin Meguri

Shonan Hiratsuka Shichifukujin Meguri

Hiratsuka
Cultural Trips

Cultural Trips

A Hakone Day of Art

A Hakone Day of Art

Full day, Hakone
Takeshi Kitano's Film Locations: A Scene at the Sea

Takeshi Kitano's Film Locations: A Scene at the Sea

Multi day, Yugawara
Real-Life Anime Locations in Enoshima

Real-Life Anime Locations in Enoshima

Half day, Fujisawa
The Art and Nature of Hakone

The Art and Nature of Hakone

Full day, Hakone

Cultural events

Iizumi Kannon Daruma Fair at Iizumizan Shofuku-ji Temple

Iizumi Kannon Daruma Fair at Iizumizan Shofuku-ji Temple

Odawara
The Hibuse Festival at Ryogaku-in on Mount Akihasan

The Hibuse Festival at Ryogaku-in on Mount Akihasan

Odawara
Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

Hiratsuka
Atsugi Ayu Matsuri

Atsugi Ayu Matsuri

Atsugi

Articles

  • Exploring the Old and New: Odawara in One Day  

    Exploring the Old and New: Odawara in One Day  

    Itineraries
  • A Maritime Tour through Yokosuka: Explore the seaside and American-influenced culture

    A Maritime Tour through Yokosuka: Explore the seaside and American-influenced culture

    Itineraries
  • Kawasaki: Traditional & Contemporary Culture in One Day

    Kawasaki: Traditional & Contemporary Culture in One Day

    Itineraries
  • Halloween In Kawasaki - Enjoy The Parade And Discover Local Culture

    Halloween In Kawasaki - Enjoy The Parade And Discover Local Culture

    Itineraries
  • Virtual Event: Traditional Adventures and Relaxation in Kamakura, Japan

    Virtual Event: Traditional Adventures and Relaxation in Kamakura, Japan

    News
  • Free Virtual Event: A Journey of Spirituality and Fun in Kanagawa

    Free Virtual Event: A Journey of Spirituality and Fun in Kanagawa

    News
  • The original performances that combine Noh and opera can now be watched online!

    The original performances that combine Noh and opera can now be watched online!

    News