Sep 17, 2021
The Dazaifu Tenmangu Museum hosts “Nakamura Ningyo and Dazaifu Tenmangu,” an exhibition focusing on the works of four generations of Japanese figural craftsmen from Nakamura Ningyo...
Jun 8, 2021
For this walk, I'll be accompanied by Eri Anderson, Curator at the Dazaifu Tenmangu Cultural Research Institute. Dazaifu Tenmangu is easily one of the best-known and most often vis...
May 14, 2021
The first picking of ume plum at the ruins of the ancient seat of government in Dazaifu took place on May 13. Thirty-five students at Fukuoka Agricultural High School picked the fr...
Apr 27, 2021
From April 24 to August 1, the Dazaifu Tenmangu Museum is showing the recent film by the photographer Takashi Homma, “Oni and White Horse,” a film focusing Shiroume-go (a.k.a., “Sh...
Apr 8, 2021
Based on the theme “thought”, approximately 70 Kyushu-based brands and creatives exhibit and sell clothing, food and lifestyle goods...
Mar 17, 2021
Around 9,000 treasures of the Shoso-in repository remain rarely seen by the public, including reproductions of furnishings, instruments, armors, religious items, and more have beco...
Mar 12, 2021
Feb 16, 2021
Prior to his posthumous deification as the god of learning, Tenjin was known as Sugawara no Michizane (845–903), an important Heian-period scholar and statesman...
Jan 27, 2021
Dazaifu City announced an event to commemorate the 100th year of the Dazaifu ruins and the Mizuki-Castle ruins as national designated historical sites. A local-historical celebrati...
Dec 21, 2020
A zero-CO2 emission scooter developed by high-school students in Dazaifu City received authorization to run on the public roads. On Dec. 3, the four students at Chikushidai High Sc...