2. Puppet Theater and Museum

What better way to begin your exploration of Japanese culture than seeing some traditional puppet theater? Awa Jurobe Yashiki offers performances twice daily of their Awa Ningyo Jururi show, a uniquely Japanese form of entertainment where three performers work together to operate each puppet, achieving extremely complex and lifelike movement. With a narrator and musical accompaniment, appreciate the artistry and precision before exploring the museum to learn more.

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