Okinawa Island Guide

Everything on Okinawa Island from A to Z | Hello! Kijimuna: The tree spirits of Okinawa

Okinawa Island Guide
ハロー!キジムナー 〜沖縄・樹の妖精〜

Hello! Kijimuna: The tree spirits of Okinawa

Memories of water: The dawn of life
Bokunen Naka Exhibition Vol. 24

Kijimuna are said to be Okinawan elf-like creatures that live in banyan trees. Prints of these tree spirits of legend are gathered together in this exhibition. Come and say hello to the Kijimuna in the Bokunen spirit world, derived from his own rich memories of nature while growing up on beautiful Izena Island.

Date: Saturday, July 21 - Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018
Hours: 11:00-19:30
Place: Bokunen Art Museum
Admission: Adults ¥800; high school students and under ¥500; seniors aged 65 and over ¥400; free for children under 6
Address: Museum Bldg. 2F, 9-20 Mihama, Chatan Town
Located in Mihama American Village, right next to the Sunset Beach entrance
Open daily