Things to do / Traditional festivals

Kyoto: Mibu Kyogen

Medieval pantomime, designated as one of National Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties. Mibu Kyogen, 30 pantomime skits, have been handed down, and 5 kinds of which, are performed. Admission is 1000 JPY.

Schedule & Key events:
● April 29-May 4 1 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
● May 5 1 p.m.-5:30 p.m. / 6 p.m.-10 p.m.

Location: Mibu-dera Temple, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

From JR Kyoto Sta., take municipal bus No. 26 or 28 to Mibudera-michi Bus Stop, and then walk 3 min.

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

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