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Fukui Municipal History Museum

3-12-1, Hoei, Fukui 910-0004, Fukui Prefecture
+81 776-21-0489
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No English explanations

A small museum, but with many interesting exhibits, such as ancient burial tombs, and old swords... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
KlapauciusJapan
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Japan
Still no English explanations

An interesting collection of artifacts from the Fukui area. Unfortunately no English explanations... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
WorcesterMoray
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28 Sep 2017
“No English explanations”
13 Sep 2017
“Still no English explanations”
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3-12-1, Hoei, Fukui 910-0004, Fukui Prefecture
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+81 776-21-0489
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

A small museum, but with many interesting exhibits, such as ancient burial tombs, and old swords and armour, but unfortunately there is no English explanation for the exhibits. Found the Japanese explanations to also be lacking detail for some exhibits. Worth entering if as part...More

1  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 13 September 2017

An interesting collection of artifacts from the Fukui area. Unfortunately no English explanations to any of the exhibits so unable to learn a great deal.

1  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 18 September 2015

For just 320 Yen, you get access to both the beautiful Yokokan Gardens (voted 3rd best Japanese garden in all of Japan), and to this museum next to it. It is small but has many exhibits about Fukui's history, and some are interesting to look...More

1  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Found the exhibits interesting but all explanations are only in Japanese. This means is difficult for us non-speakers to interpret them. Ticket comes as part of entrance to Yokokan gardens and so is therefore still worth visiting.

1  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 20 August 2015

History is always interesting, learning how people lived and how societies have been shaped by history provides us a window into life in a different time. This museum tracks the history of Fukui from before the 1500's to the present day. Of particular interest was...More

1  Thank Jeff P
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