2018.11.01 - 2019.11.01
"Hyakunin Isshu" (One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each) – is the most famous anthology of Japanese Waka poems. It is a collection of one hundred original poems spanning one hundred poets.
Saga Arashiyama is the home of "Hyakunin Isshu" which brought a greatly influence on Japanese culture. In our permanent exhibition, we introduce its history from the birth of Hyakun Isshu to the recent competitive karuta.
We hope you enjoy the world of "Hyakunin Isshu."