Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine

Unesco World Heritage Beautiful Scenery
Free Admission

This is the largest silver mine in Japan, which reached its peak in the 16th and 17th centuries. The silver mine is also designated as a Unesco World Heritage Site. It is estimated that Japan has produced about a third of the world’s silver at the height of its prosperity, and is said that silver from the Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine accounted for a considerable sum. You can enjoy walking around the town in a relaxed mood while meeting local people in places such as the Omori area, where historical buildings and cultural assets lies in front of your eyes.

Telephone Number
Postal code
1597-3 Omori-cho, Oda City
Recommended season
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Admisson Fee
JPY0 / Adult

This spot is a culmination of several facilities each with separate entrance fees, so please inquire at each facility for specific details.

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