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Nipponmaru Memorial Park

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2-7-10 Minatomirai, Minatomirai, Nishi, Yokohama 220-0012, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Are together in this place, to walk and enjoy the views of old ship, modern towers and bay, or sit down and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank Durruty_de_Alba
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Very comfortable coastline with greens. A century old ancient boat (Nippon Maru) is nicely restored as a museum. It's refreshing of taking walk there.

Thank ambamb8
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Our family lives in Yokohama for many years and only few times we have been able to see the Nippon Maru show the mast open however the area is very beautiful and clean so we often go there. Museum is small but it is very...More

Thank ruthjap2
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Could easily have spent hours walking around this area. Well designed, easily accessible, buskers for entertainment, lots to look at, grassed areas to sit and relax, not far from the waters edge and spectacular views.

Thank Nunngo
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A memorial park to learn about the beauty of a sailing ship and the history of the port of Yokohama Bay. There is a Nippon Maru & Yokohama Port Museum, which I didn’t visit. I did take many photos of the area though.

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Nippon Maru was launched in 1930 as a Maritime Navy training ship and is now permanently docked in Yokohama as a museum which is an interesting place to visit.It is just a short walk from Sakuragicho Station (Keihin Tohoku Line-blue and silver) and half an...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The park cum museum was near to Sakuragicho JR station and a combined ticket would facilitate visitors to come and spend half a day here particularly for those children who wanted to learn the background and maritime history of Japan. Worth to come if you...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

I bought a ticket at the maritime museum that also included admission to Nippon-Maru and I am glad I did, as it was the perfect day to walk around the deck of the ship. I recommend combining both attractions to better understand Japan's and Yokohama's...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I work in Yokohama, and this is my favorite place to just relax and chill. It's few minute walk from Sakura-gicho JR station, and you can visit a museum and get onboard the Nipponmaru, but I what I like the best is just lying down...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

I walk by this ship all the time. Once a month, it's closed to entry, because they are doing drills on it. The raise all the sails and stow them again. Really beautiful. The day we toured it, we were approached by an older gentleman...More

Thank Roadhore
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