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Miyazaki Prefectural Museum of Nature and History

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An excellent small museum - and its free

The Prefecture museum is a model of its type and specialises in the geological and animal life of... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Wingfield73
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Well-maintained; interesting exhibits

This museum has many interesting exhibits related to animals and plant life, as well as the history... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2014
LaurelPrince
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Los Angeles, California
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3 Nov 2018
“An excellent small museum - and its free”
16 Feb 2014
“Well-maintained; interesting exhibits”
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2-4-4 Jingu, Miyazaki 880-0053, Miyazaki Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The Prefecture museum is a model of its type and specialises in the geological and animal life of the province. The friendly staff at the reception hand out a comprehensive guide in English but the explanations on the exhibits themselves are clear. There is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 February 2014

This museum has many interesting exhibits related to animals and plant life, as well as the history and folklore of Miyazaki Prefecture. I was impressed with how carefully the exhibits have been prepared. The museum is in impeccable condition. Ask for an English-language handout (free)...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank LaurelPrince
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Interesting (but small) museum with very well designed exhibits (e.g. the animal dioramas... especially the deer one: when you get upstairs to the history section, look to see what the early hunters are aiming their spears at!). For a foreign visitor, it was great to...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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