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Izumo and Yamato: The Birth of Ancient Japan-Cancelled
Jan 15, 2020 at 8:00 am - Mar 8, 2020 at 5:00 pmFree
To mark the 1300th anniversary of the early historical text called the Nihon Shoki, there will be a special exhibition at Tokyo National Museum. This exhibition explores the origins of ancient Japan by displaying the most famous artifacts of Izumo and Yamato. It’s a perfect opportunity to learn more about the two. Izumo is a place of gods and sacred rites and Yamato is a place of governance by Japan’s leaders.