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Okinawa Peace Memorial Park

Mabuni, Itoman 901-0333, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-997-4123
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A Okinawan View of WWII

This is an amazing museum with both Japanese and English descriptions. There are enough... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Ruggerlynn
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Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
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Beautiful park

Beautiful and nice park which suitable for children. The slides and the net is wonderful for... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
HHSTEPHEN
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Hong Kong, China
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Mabuni, Itoman 901-0333, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 98-997-4123
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"peace memorial park"
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"american occupation"
in 4 reviews
"world war ii"
in 5 reviews
"large building"
in 2 reviews
"easily spend half a day here"
in 2 reviews
"who lost their lives"
in 6 reviews
"both sides"
in 4 reviews
"eye opening"
in 2 reviews
"day tour"
in 3 reviews
"yen per person"
in 2 reviews
"last stop"
in 2 reviews
"war dead"
in 2 reviews
"kids area"
in 2 reviews
"interactive exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"museum grounds"
in 2 reviews
"fitting tribute"
in 2 reviews
"moving place"
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing museum with both Japanese and English descriptions. There are enough interactive exhibits to keep young children engaged and a kids area if you want to let them run around while one parent is engaged in the museum. Outside is an immense...More

Thank Ruggerlynn
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and nice park which suitable for children. The slides and the net is wonderful for children.

1  Thank HHSTEPHEN
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

The Peace Park contains a large building that holds a museum relating to WW2 events in Okinawa. Outside are memorials to the people who dies during the conflict and a large open grassy area and walkway along the waterfront. The museum is in Japanese and...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

A very large park with a free large jumping gym and car parks near by. Perfect place to let kids to burn all their excessive energy with fun.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

This park is absolutely stunning. the view, the monuments, the serenity of this park is worth the drive here. if you rent a car, you must come here, look at the thousands of names on the stones, walk to the edge of the island and...More

Thank Grace L
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

This park is a must visit on your trip to Okinawa! Nice location, beautiful views, beautiful monuments... The "cornerstones of peace" are impressive and serene. They make you think about this bloody page in history.

Thank Ronin-Kris
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This place is amazing! It is a beautiful memorial to those who lost their lives in the WWII battle of Okinawa. There are gardens, fountains and tombs. There are granite slabs inscribes with the names of those who perished, Japanese and Allied alike. My only...More

Thank Tom1378
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

This place is located in near the ocean. So view is very nice. But a lot of people were hounted down to this place at the end of Okinawa battle during the WW2, and many of them were killed.There are monument name of dead peason...More

1  Thank RabbitMan41
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I came here with a group of friends. We visited only the park area, not the museum. The park was beautiful! It offers gorgeous views of the sea and a wonderful memorial for those lost in the Battle of Okinawa. Recommend!

Thank usnwalker
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Very beautiful memorial park! The cliff was so calming and enchanting. I recommend to arrive here before it opens so you can enjoy the view in the cliff alone and even the monuments outside! For the museum, it is very educational especially to those people...More

Thank kristel101
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Donna K
27 May 2018|
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Response from Ray W | Reviewed this property |
You can take a ship excursion (Holland America) or simply take a taxi.
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Martin F
2 November 2017|
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Response from jimkenji | Reviewed this property |
There were many walls upon walls of names of soldiers and civilians killed in the Battle of Okinawa. I didn’t look closely to see if there were American names however i did notice a number of Americans visiting the memorial... More
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elizabeth r
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Response from nakamark | Reviewed this property |
You can make it, but make sure you include ShuriCastke to visit. The Peace Park is open and spacious so when on site, move quickly or you will spend your whole time there. Good luck
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