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Salamander museum!

This museum is dedicated to the Giant Salamander that is local to the Maniwa City region. It has a... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
katjordan93
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Silver Spring, Maryland
recently renewed!

recently renewed and refurbished - it has a lot of information on the local "Hanzaki" or "Japanese... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
lpincher94
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Maniwa, Japan
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20 Aug 2017
“Salamander museum!”
20 Aug 2017
“recently renewed!”
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

This museum is dedicated to the Giant Salamander that is local to the Maniwa City region. It has a bunch of information posted on the walls explaining the history and lore of the salamander. There weren't English language translations at the time of my visit,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank katjordan93
Reviewed 21 August 2017

recently renewed and refurbished - it has a lot of information on the local "Hanzaki" or "Japanese Giant Salamander". Free entry and with live salamanders also living there, it's pretty interesting. however, there isn't yet any english translations of the signs - which are all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lpincher94
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This area has legends of the giant salamander, and this is the place where you can learn more about them! They have several skeletons/embalmed as well as live salamanders on display. It includes information about habitat, diet, breeding, and why they are important to the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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