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Small and interesting

More history for the history buff. A small museum with local history. Stop in and learn about what... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Frank B
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Pensacola, Florida
A Look In to The Past-Nihon and America

The museuam resprents a total culmination of decades of interactions between both Japan and... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2014
Jim F
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Cathedral City, California
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9 Jul 2018
“Small and interesting”
20 Jan 2015
“Good first, not too long, stop”
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4-8-13, Shimoda 415-0024, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

More history for the history buff. A small museum with local history. Stop in and learn about what took place in this area.

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Although just a bit pricey at 1000 yen, this museum gives a great background on the importance Shimoda played in Japanese history. Plenty of English, especially in areas dedicated to Perry's two visits and the establishment of a Consulate. There is also lots of Russian...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2014

The museuam resprents a total culmination of decades of interactions between both Japan and America. It respresent the historical fact that Shimoda was the first landing place and step stone to our two countries actually interacting both on the positve and negative side.

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