Tadami, Fukushima

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Tadami
只見町
Town
Location of Tadami in Fukushima Prefecture
Location of Tadami in Fukushima Prefecture
Tadami is located in Japan
Tadami
Tadami
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 37°21′N 139°19′E / 37.350°N 139.317°E / 37.350; 139.317Coordinates: 37°21′N 139°19′E / 37.350°N 139.317°E / 37.350; 139.317
Country Japan
Region Tōhoku
Prefecture Fukushima Prefecture
District Minamiaizu
Area
 • Total 747.54 km2 (288.63 sq mi)
Population (September 1, 2007)
 • Total 5,188
 • Density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Beech
- Flower Magnolia kobus
- Bird Japanese Bush-warbler
Address 1039 Ōaza Tadami Aza-Amazutsumi, Tadami-machi, Fukushima-ken
968-0421
Phone number 0241-82-5050
Website Town of Tadami
Taki Dam on the Tadami River

Tadami (只見町 Tadami-machi?) is a town located in Minamiaizu District, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. It is famous locally for its own Snow Festival, where huge sculptures and replicas of monuments are cut out of Tadami's abundant snow.

As of September 1, 2007, the town has an estimated population of 5,188 and a density of 6.94 persons per km². The total area is 747.53 km².

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Surrounding municipalities[edit]

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Places of note[edit]

  • Tadami Hot Springs
  • Fukasawa Hot Springs
  • Mizukubo castle ruin
  • Tagokura Dam
  • Kurotani Shrine
  • Tadami Museum
  • Kawai Tsuginosuke Museum
  • Beech tree forest

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