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   Gyoda City “Straw Art” Exhibition 2017


At the Kodaihasu no Sato, there are huge “straw artworks” on display that are made with rice straw.
The theme of this year’s rice paddy art will be the 8 headed “Yamata no Orochi (giant serpent)” from the legend “Yamata no Orochi”. Please come and see the power of rice straw with your own eyes!
You can also go inside and take a tour.
The exhibition will be until March 25, 2018..






Admission Fee Free

Open 24 hours per day

(However, this does not include the Kodaihasu Hall or shops)

Closed · Monday (business holiday is open)
· Days after holidays (Open on Saturdays and Sundays)
· New Year's Holiday
*Always open during the blossoming season of Kodaihasu (from late June to early August)
Address 2375 Kobari,Gyoda-shi
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Public Transport

・From Gyoda Station on the JR Takasaki Line, take the City Loop Bus (Nishi Junkan Bus Counter Clockwise) and get off at "Kodaihasu no Sato"
・80 minutes on foot from Fukiage Station on the JR Takaski Line


・30 minutes from Hanyu IC on the Tohoku Expressway
・40 minutes from Higashi-Matsuyama IC on the Kan-Etsu Expressway ・30 minutes from Okegawa Kitamoto IC on the Ken-O Expressway

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