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Miyazaki Prefectural Museum of Nature and History

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Address: 2-4-4 Jingu, Miyazaki 880-0053, Miyazaki Prefecture
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+81 985-24-2071
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Wed - Mon 09:00 - 16:30

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Well-maintained; interesting exhibits

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 February 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles 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) if you can't read Japanese. Coin lockers are available upstairs for storing valuables or other... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 learn about regular Japanese life in the past... most of what we see in the... More 

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