The theme of this large, open-air museum is anthropology, and it allows the visitor to literally walk into the lives of ... More
Little World Museum of Man
The theme of this large, open-air museum is anthropology, and it allows the visitor to literally walk into the lives of different peoples from around the world. Thirty-three actual homes built in traditional styles from 22 different countries have been transported and rebuilt here on a hilly, forested area north of Nagoya. The museum also features exhibits related to daily life of different cultures around the globe, as well as restaurants offering equally individual fare. There are also occasional shows by small circuses and other ethnic folk performers.
Both a major Japanese style and avant garde painter, Insho Domoto [1891 1975] received the order of cultural merits in
1961 and was responsible for the contemporary architecture of the museum (established in 1965) located at the bottom of ...
One of Kansas' finest attractions with 12 dinosaurs, Egyptian and Roman treasures incorporating two mummies, a Sports Museum, Finest American
Presidents collection in the midwest, Rev. War, Civil War, WW I and II exhibits, Wild West section, Hall of ...
Hundreds of exhibits from the best selling Guinness Book of World Records are on display at this museum, as well
as many items from Elvis, Princess Diana, and Houdini. Other features of the museum include 12 spectacular shows, interactive ...