Japan Heritage Festival in Kanmon 2022
The Japan Heritage Hinenosho Promotion Council participated in the "Japan Heritage Festival in Kanmon 2022" in Shimonoseki City, Yamaguchi Prefecture on October 29 (Sat) and 30 (Sun), 2022. The Japan Heritage Hinenosho Promotion Council also had its own booth, and promoted the story of Izumisano Japan Heritage certification, "Villages depicted in Tabihikitsuke and two paintings - Landscape of Hinenosho, a manor in medieval Japan -"
On the same day, the Japan Heritage Hinenosho Promotion Council publicized the story of the event and the charm of Japan Heritage to many visitors, and handed out Japan Heritage story cards titled "the Rural Landscape of Hinenosho Ogi", an important cultural landscape of the city.
At the Kaikyo Messe Shimonoseki, a total of 89 designated organizations displayed their booths, using videos and posters to promote their stories and local governments. At the "Japan Heritage Festival in Kanmon 2022", 104 Japan Heritage story cards were distributed in sequence at the booths of each designated organization.
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In addition, the 104 Japan Heritage story cards are scheduled to be distributed at the "Japan Heritage Festival Soto & Hachioji 2023" in Hachioji City. The Japan Heritage Festival has been held seven times so far. Next year is eighth edition will be held in East Japan for the first time. We are waiting for you at Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Business Activation Center in Tokyo on November 4th (Sat) and 5th (Sun), 2023.
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