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Kochi Castle Museum Of History

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Great location

On a cruise to japan my wife and i visited this location in conjunction with a bus tour it is... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
markbN2432WO
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Blackwater, Australia
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Lovely museum

This museum has some interesting exhibits on the history of the city and the castle. Don't miss... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Robert D
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Brooklyn, New York
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24 Aug 2018
“Great location”
22 Jun 2018
“Lovely museum”
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2-7-5 Otesuji, Kochi 780-0842, Kochi Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

The architecture of this museum is striking but we were very disappointed in the actual displays, which are minimal. Signage is in Japanese but we were told afterwards that there are headphones with English translations/explanations. The highlight is the view of the castle itself.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jane D
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This museum is well-arranged and has a few interactive displays, but probably is not very exciting for younger visitors. However, it is very interesting to history buffs because it contains many documents about everyday life from the castle, such as resumes of samurai retainers, payroll...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lara N
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

On a cruise to japan my wife and i visited this location in conjunction with a bus tour it is certainly a nice location and a great view of the castle from the second floor

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Not very interesting as most of the displays were in Japanese. We asked for an English guide book but this did not help much either. There are 3 floors but you have to pay to visit the 3 rd floor where most of the displays...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank grumpee-58
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This museum has some interesting exhibits on the history of the city and the castle. Don't miss the viewing gallery for a great view of the castle.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Very interesting and the building is beautiful absolutely beautiful architecture of the museum building.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Shlomi T
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