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The Tokugawa Museum

1-1215-1 Migawa, Mito 310-0912, Ibaraki Prefecture
+81 29-241-2721
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A very interesting museum about the Togukawa family

A highly interesting museum which gives you a great overview on artefacts from the Tokugawa family... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
olafoomes
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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Disappointing

Though I read other disappointing reviews, I thought that there may be a possibility that my... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2016
willtravel777
,
Honolulu, Hawaii
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good19%
  • Average36%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible11%
25 Jan 2018
“A very interesting museum about the Togukawa family”
21 Mar 2016
“Disappointing”
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1-1215-1 Migawa, Mito 310-0912, Ibaraki Prefecture
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+81 29-241-2721
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

A highly interesting museum which gives you a great overview on artefacts from the Tokugawa family. This family ruled Japan for over two and a half centuries and possessed many great objects of art of which many are displaced in this small museum. It's just...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Though I read other disappointing reviews, I thought that there may be a possibility that my friends and I may enjoy the museum anyway. We walked quite a distance from Kairakuen Park in the rain, paid our 1,100¥, and couldn't understand any of the exhibits....More

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Reviewed 8 January 2014

Right across the JR Joban Line from the Kairaku-en, one of the three most famous landscape gardens in Japan, the museum is located on a hill surrounded by greenery. The large and beautiful lawn garden of the museum looks like the one of a celebrity...More

3  Thank ascot63
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Reviewed 2 March 2012

I agree with the Japanese review entitled "disappointing". We spent less than 15 minutes in this museum, and even that was stretched out because we didn't want to disappoint the two very sweet staff who had NO OTHER VISITORS while we were there. No English...More

7  Thank DRudd88
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