Mizuki Shigeru Road and Surroundings

Basic data

Facility summary and accessibility conditions

“Mizuki Shigeru Road” is the street with the motifs of cartoonist Shigeru Mizuki and various yokai goblins which he has been producing in his works such as “Ge Ge Ge no Kitaro.” Sakaiminato is the hometown of Shigeru Mizuki where has significant effect on his interest for yokai goblins in his childhood.
The detailed bronze statues of yokai characters and the shops associated with yokai goblins always welcome you.
The street is about 800-meter long (15 minutes’ walk) from the front of JR Sakaiminato station to Honmachi arcade.
Wheelchair users can walk at ease on sidewalks, which are set on both sides of the street.
A guidebook written in Braille can be lent out for visually impaired travelers.
Studded paving block is set on sidewalks surface, and also acoustic traffic signals are set at main intersections of the street.
Next to the station, you can visit “Sakaiminato Exchange Terminal,” which has information center and ferry boating point to Oki island.
Also, near the street, a number of stuffed fishes and crabs welcome you at “Sea and Life Museum,” called waterless aquarium, and you will feel the atmosphere of yokai goblins’ world at “Mizuki Shigeru Museum.”

Address (1st floor at Sakaiminato Exchange Terminal) 215 Taisho-machi, Sakaiminato-shi, Tottori
Telephone 0859-4-0121
Fax 0859-47-0122
URL http://www.sakaiminato.net
E-mail info@sakaiminato.net
Reception hours 9:00 - 18:00 (April to October), 9:00 – 17:00 (November to February)
Regular holidays

Open throughout the year

Transportation, closest station, bus stop

Inside Sakaiminato Exchange Terminal (next to Sakaiminato JR station)

Bumps at the entrance

No (Automatic doorway)

Entrance width
Accessible bathroom Yes (1) (also some places are available along the street)
Bathroom entrance width
Accessible parking space

No (municipal parking lot will be accommodated (with paid))

Wheelchair loaning

Yes (4)

Multilingual information (Signboard and display) Available in English, Russian, Chinese, and Korean
Display items with multilingual explanation
Multilingual pamphlets Available in English, Russian, Chinese, and Korean
Staff fluent in foreign languages


Wifi connection
Audio (English) guidance

Accesible data

Photo Comment
Take a commemorative photo with Kiraro You can take a commemorative photo with yokai goblins.
View of the surface of the road There are some bumps along the road.
Public bathroom A public bathroom
Accessible bathroom with audio guidance near Mizuki Shigeru Road audio guidance
Accessible bathroom near Mizuki Shigeru Road Accessible bathroom
Accessible bathroom near Mizuki Shigeru Road. You can get changed. You can get changed.