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Kyushu National Museum

4-7-2 Ishizaka, Dazaifu 818-0118, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 92-918-2807
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A highlight of my day trip to Dazaifu

Spent a day in Dazaifu (while visiting Fukuoka for a few days) and decided to pay a visit to this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hokenyu
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Hong Kong, China
Nice museum but with limited exhibition.

Kyushu National Museum is one of the 4 National Museums in Japan (other National Museums are in... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
mabei0123
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Tsukuba, Japan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a day in Dazaifu (while visiting Fukuoka for a few days) and decided to pay a visit to this museum. The building alone is worth the visit! The exhibits explain things very well, and puts Kyushu firmly into the context of Japanese history in...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Kyushu National Museum is one of the 4 National Museums in Japan (other National Museums are in Tokyo, Kyoto, and Nara). The permanent collection of the museum is consisted of antiquities of Kyushu and some Asian countries. There is a special exhibition, too. But, the...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This museum is showing a lot of overseas things that is not Kyushu related. Many are fake items, not the original one. Don't deserve your time and money.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The Kyushu National Museum (Kyuhaku) is supposedly one of the largest museums in Japan. We were impressed with the massive architecture design of the building as well as the long (& colourful) escalator that leads to the entrance of the museum. The exhibits gives us...More

Thank dsmyip
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome architecture.It's covered by fully-scale glasses,but completely adapted to the surrounding natural environment.

Thank maric0y
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Visited the Kyushu National Museum on a hot summer afternoon. Perfect to spend an hour or two here because of the heat outside. Saw 2 restaurants in the vicinity but have not tried it. Entrance fee for the main exhibition is around 400yen. I think...More

Thank dpwegs
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The architecture of the museum itself is worth going. The museum is fairly new and the collection has been displayed nice and logically. Other than the museum I am not so sure that Daizaifu is worth a trip. If you are by car then it...More

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

There are only 4 national museums in Japan, and one of them is here in Dazaifu. The permanent collection of the museum is consisted of antiquities of Kyushu and some Asian countries. And occasionally there is a special exhibition. What we saw this time was...More

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Nice, well presented exhibition but in comparison to other national museums seems small. Hall is beautiful, very impressive, grounds are equally impressive but not a lot of content in the museum. Note, Japanese transit is excellent, multiple ways to get here. Do your research, Fukuoka...More

Thank Doug O
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Bring along your student card if you have one, you'll get discount on the entrance fee. This place have quite a big collection of artifacts and very nicely displayed with some items even have audio explanations included. We spent about 1.5 hours viewing all the...More

Thank khguan
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