Historic Osarizawa Mine

"Shiseki Osarizawa Kouzan"1300 Years' Legend Revived
  • Address: Akita Prefecture
  • TEL:0186-22-0123
  • URL:http://www.osarizawa.jp/
  • Recommended Season: All seasons
  • The Degree of Secret Places:

Outline "Shiseki Osarizawa Kouzan" remains as one of the many precious heritage places in Japan. It has an industrial mining site at a length of 1.7km (1.1miles)!
You can see the transition of the mining industry in Japan through modern times here.
The temperature in the mining gallery is 13℃ (55℉) throughout the year, so you might feel cold, especially in summer with the extreme gap of temperature outside.

Please make sure you have a jacket with you when you visit.