You can see a model that faithfully reproduces the Sado gold mine in the Edo period, and you can try to extract a pure gold bar.


Exhibition room 1

The state of work at the Sado Gold Mine in the Edo period depicted in the "Sado Gold Mine Emaki" is faithfully reproduced.

The process of mining and smelting gold ore and making Sado gold coins is explained in an easy-to-understand manner using 500 1/10 scale dolls and models based on picture scrolls.


2nd exhibition room

In addition to exhibiting rare Sado koban gold coins, ichibukin gold, and picture scrolls, you can also challenge yourself to experience a model of a drainage tunnel and a real gold nugget extraction experience.