Activity/experience

Pure Gold, Gold Dust Collecting

Pure Gold, Gold Dust Collecting

Modern version of Gold Rush!? Let’s collect pure gold and gold dust!

  • Pure Gold, Gold Dust Collecting-1
  • Pure Gold, Gold Dust Collecting-2
Period
Late April - Early November
Closed
No holiday

Hours

Summer
Apr 1 - Oct 31 9:00-17:00
Winter
Nov 1 - Mar 31 9:00-15:30
Fee
Adult (HS Student and older) 800 yen
Child (Jr.HS Student and younger) 600 yen
Access
10-min. by taxi from JR Hanawa Line, Kazuno-Hanawa Station
Nearby Spot
Roadside Station Kazuno “Antler”
A facility consisting of "Festival Exhibition Hall" exhibiting luxurious stalls of
"Hanawa Bayashi", one of Japan's three major festival music, “Handmade
Experience Hall” where you can closely see the making of traditional Kazuno food
(Kiritanpo, Nanbu Rice Cracker, Shiso-wrapped Daikon) and handicrafts (Yamako
Tanpo, straw craft, traditional toys), as well as Souvenir Plaza, Restaurant, and
farm products direct sales depot. It is also a roadside station. (15-min. walk from
JR Kazuno-Hanawa Station)
Available Language
Japanese

Notes

Details/Inquiries
Historic Site Osarizawa Mine
13-5 Shishizawa, Osarizawa, Kazuno-shi, Akita 018-5202
TEL:0186-22-0123
URL: http://www.osarizawa.jp/
URL
http://www.osarizawa.jp/course/taiken.php
(In Japanese only)

Comments from the experienced!

  • You’ll really get into it.
  • I got some real gold!
  • This is a fun and rare experience!
  • You’ll also get to see the mine tunnel!
  • You can play at the mine-themed park.