This exhibition that it is composed of some enormous trees which drew the conditions of the reclaimed land, and the display of the cultivated mural symbolizes the nature of Hokkaido and reclamation as a symbol of eight themes.
Though it is middle part of the Quaternary Period that Hokkaido Island approached present shape, it is formed due to crustal alteration and a climate, the gradation of the sea surface, and so on, and it get to the present after that as well. The life culture of the people developed with the gradation of the natural environment to the Epi - Jomon culture from Quaternary Period of that is displayed here.
The course that Ainu culture is concluded is taken from the viewpoint of trading along here. First, it is shown around Okhotsk culture the Satsumon culture said as that matrix is thought to inspire, and trading along with Honshu, and the culture of the northern race with the life culture of the people of modern Ainu and the alternating current is displayed.
If the Ainu people caught what kind of effect due to the appearance of medieval Ezo area, the formation of Matsumae clan, it is displayed about the gradation of the Ainu society under the place unit contract system, Ezo area administration of the shogunate, and so on with this theme.
"Colonial Department" was set up in (1869), the 2nd year of Meiji, and government began the full-scale reclamation of Hokkaido. The appearance from the 2nd year of Meiji until 19-year (1886) of Hokkaido reclamation in the "Colonial Department" age is displayed here.
Farm people has migrated from the county to Hokkaido since it is fee, the 20th year of Meiji. Much farm people lost country in the business slump in fee latter half, the 10th year of Meiji, and a new world was looked for after the economic fluctuation after that, the act of God, and so on in Hokkaido.
Flush time due to World War I gave the industry of Hokkaido activity, and brought moisture to the branch of the economy and the culture of the city. But, the business slump of the postwar becomes long period, and the people's life suffers, and the social problem that the industrial dispute varies takes place.
Much damage was left outside the country, and war was finished in (1945) August, the 20th year of Showa. The walking of Hokkaido until about (1965), the 40th year of Showa where the industrial structure, mode of life that you should pass converses a chaos, rehabilitation term from the debacle greatly is displayed with this theme.
We make use of history to the theme 1-7 for the future life, and we must make advisable society. Some are chosen from the new activity that what is seen in the road with the last theme 8 as a clue thought it is made, and it is introduced.