BlogNotices from the International Relations Department

Welcome to TOHOKU~Rediscover the Charm of Tohoku at Koryu Corner~

Did you know the kokeshi dolls you see at hot springs are folk arts that originated in the

Tohoku region? Do you know who Date Masamune is and what he did in Sendai? Come and listen to

interesting stories and rediscover the charm of Tohoku! There will be ghost stories from Tohoku

too. Some members of the Date Bushotai welcome squad will also be present. Come and see who

will join us!
*Interpreting available in English and Chinese

◆Date and Time: Sat. 2nd July 16:30-18:00
◆Location: Sendai International Center, Koryu Corner
◆Participants: Any non-Japanese residents
◆Fee: Free, applications required
◆Capacity: 25 people (first come, first served)
◆Content: Talks about the Tohoku region
①Tohoku ghost stories
②Talks about kokeshi dolls ③Talks about Date Masamune and Sendai
◆Application Period: Fri. 10th June- Fri. 1st July (may close early if the capacity is
reached.) Please apply at the Koryu Corner, or by telephone or e-mail.

You can also enjoy a sword performance by the Date Bushotai. Walk with us to the
Remains of Aoba Castle after the event to see it!
Date and Time: Sat. 2nd July 18:30~ (20 mins.)
Location: Remains of Aoba Castle (15-min. walk
from Sendai International Center)

Contact : The Koryu Corner, Sendai International Center
TEL : 022-265-2471 E-mai l:


交流コーナー企画「WELCOME TO TOHOKU」チラシ(日・英)