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Kyohei Fujita Museum of Glass

This display of glass exhibits is laid out in accordance to the theme of "a museum of oceans, glass, and gardens." One hundred works created by Mr. Fujita, who was selected as a Person of Cultural Merits in 1997, are on display at any one time.


Admission Hours
General: ¥1,200 April – October:
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
junior high/
high school students:
November – March:
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Date Masamune Historical Museum

A historical museum about the life of Date Masamune, one of the heroes of Japan's Warring States period. Date's eventful life is faithfully recreated using over 200 life-sized wax figures in order to act out twenty-five famous scenes.


Admission Hours
Adults: ¥1,000 Hours: 8:30
AM – 5:00 PM
Junior high/
high school students:
Winter Hours: 9:00
AM – 4:30 PM

Matsushima Retro Gallery

View countless traditional Japanese toys such as menko (cards), marbles, and tin toys! With an interior that resembles a tamatebako (a cube-shaped origami model) straight out of the Taishō and Shōwa eras, this shop recreates the atmosphere of a bygone era.


Admission Hours
Adults: ¥350 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Junior high/
high school students:
Elementary school students:

Aihara Shoten Bicycle Rental

Cost Hours
¥500 for two hours,
¥250 for each additional hour.
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
A deposit of ¥1,000 is also required,
which will be given back upon return of the bicycle

Sightseeing Boats

Regular roundtrip around-the-bay course
(starts and ends at Matsushima)

Matsushima Shimameguri Kankosen Kigyo Kumiai

Regular roundtrip course between Matsushima Bay and Shiogama Bay

Marubun Matsushima KisenNew Matsushima Kankosen

* Each company offers a number of different cruises. Please check their respective sites for more information.

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