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Nakaya Ukichiro Museum of Snow and Ice

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Address: I-106 Ushiozumachi, Kaga 922-0411 , Ishikawa Prefecture
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A celebration of science.

This place is great but without a Japanese guide or being fluent in Japanese you're going to have a lot of limitations. There are a couple of things in English, there is a small... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 July 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

This place is great but without a Japanese guide or being fluent in Japanese you're going to have a lot of limitations. There are a couple of things in English, there is a small English pamphlet, the main introductory movie has English subtitles. Most labels have a title in English but the description on the label is not in English... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

I went to the Museum of Snow and Ice with my three friends on a rainy day in Ishikawa and we had so much fun. The museum is dedicated to Ukichiro Nakaya who is a famous Japanese winter scientist and writer. He started to study snow and how the flakes are formed in early 1930s. I the museum you can... More 

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