Omori Town

Travel Information


Omori Town (大森の町並み) is one of Edo style town located in Shimane Prefecture. It is located in the center of Iwamiginzan which is registered as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. In this area, there are many traditional houses that have a view of the Samurai period.

Visitor's Info.
There are parking and restroom near this temple.

0. at Iwamiginzan Wolrd Heritage Center.
1. use a local bus to Iwamiginzan Omori kankoannaijo.
2. walk south.

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Map around Omori Town

Detailed Travel Guide

Omori Town
Omori Town is the central place of Iamiginzan. Around the 16th century, many people, offers and miners moved in this area to work at Iamiginzan, this town became the center of the economy and society. Shogun owned this mine and he put the governors. In 1800, most of the houses are burnt down, and the houses today are reconstructed since then.