From a world famous Dinosaur Museum to various cultural institutions established in every corner of the prefecture, Fukui is dedicated to the finer side of life.

Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum

Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum Opened in July of 2000, the Prefectural Dinosaur Museum has received high praise as being both a focal point for domestic dinosaur research as well as being a fun and enjoyable place for all those harboring a love for the ancient.

Prefectural Concert Hall (Harmony Hall Fukui)

Prefectural Concert Hall (Harmony Hall Fukui) Becoming the focal point for supporting arts and entertainment in the prefecture, Harmony Hall Fukui was opened in September of 1997. Fukui residents as well as artists from both within and outside the prefecture continue to use and rely on this Concert Hall.

Prefectural Library

Prefectural Library The Fukui Prefectural Library was opened in February of 2003 as the center for lifelong learning in the prefecture with 300,000 books.

Fukui Prefectural Museum of Cultural History

Fukui Prefectural Museum of Cultural HistoryRefurnished in March of 2003, the Fukui Prefectural Museum of Cultural History has been attracting much attention by focusing on things Fukui and Fukui traditional techniques, with unique displays

Prefectural Art Museum

Prefectural Art Museum The Prefectural Art Museum opens its Fukui-related collections organized by motif as a permanent exhibition.

Ichijodani Asakura Family Site Museum

Ichijodani Asakura Family Site MuseumThe Asakura Family Site is a collection of approximately 500 yr old artifacts excavated from the local castle town governed by the Asakura clan during the Warring State period. In addition to excavated artifacts, the museum also features models and written materials

Wakasa History and Folklore Museum

Wakasa History and Folklore MuseumThe Wakasa History and Folklore Museum introduces an array of historical and folk-related materials through three displays, "Wakasa Walk," "Wakasa lifestyle and the 4 seasons", and "Wakasa Buddha".

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