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  • Art Tower Mito
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Gokenchou 1-6-8
    The Art Tower Mito is a joint art facility located about 10 minutes by car from Mito Station. It has an art museum with mainly modern art exhibits, a concert hall complete with pipe organ, and a stage for musicals and traditional arts like rakugo. Uniquely composed of equilateral triangular panels, the Symbol Tower features a lookout deck with a view of Mito City and vicinity. You can get a tour of the interior (includes the tower) even as an individual.

    A spectacular 100 meter high tower which is visible around the area and landmarks the actual modern museum site. If you want to go up you do not have to visit the museum itself. You can pay inside...

  • Ibaraki Prefectural Archives and Museum
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    4.0
    52 Reviews
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Midorichou 2-1-15
    "A facility which serves as both an archive and museum located a two-minute walk from the ""Rekishikan Kairakuen Iriguchi"" bus stop on the bus leaving from Mito Station on the JR Joban Line. The facility presents the results of research into materials and artefacts connected to the history of Ibaraki. The facility's spacious grounds also enclose an Edo period farmhouse and Meiji period Western-style school house which were dismantled and moved here. The facility's standing exhibit focuses on the history of Ibaraki. Easy to understand videos, graphic panels, and other exhibits present the prehistoric, ancient, near-modern, and modern history periods of the prefecture. The facility also holds lectures and activities for elementary and junior high school aged children."

    If you are interested in Japan history, this place is not a bad place. Though Japan is not very big islands, it has long and complex history. Every place has every history. I had not known history in...

  • Mito City Forest Park
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    28 Reviews
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Abotsukechou 588-1
    A park enclosing pine forest, mixed tree groves, and ponds. The numerous life-sized models of dinosaurs are popular with children. There's also large playground equipment and a petting zoo where children can play with goats and rabbits.

    名に違わぬ森林っぷりで、その分大きな恐竜像達もネタバレせず眼前に現れる楽しさがあります。 幼児も楽しめるのはロング滑り台くらいですが、かなりロングでまた日陰にあるので、これ一つでかなり楽しめると思います。小学生からはアスレチックも使えると思います。 山道もあり、また公式サイトにある地図のイメージよりかなり広いのでスニーカーでどうぞ。 シェーブル館のソフトクリームはヤギ乳20%入りで人を選びますが...

  • Club Murz
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Chuou 2-3-14 Windsor HIRO BUILDING 1F
    This club has enjoyed lasting popularity among local young people, due to its regular schedule of appealing events, including DJs, dancers, live performances, and concerts in a wide variety of genres. In addition to the club, the building also houses a cocktail lounge and rental spaces. In addition, the owners use their space to operate a dance school.
  • Voice
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Daikumachi 1-6-1 Bell Spot Building 4F
    The largest club in the city of Mito and the northern Kanto region, this establishment is proud of its high-quality sound equipment. Formerly a movie theater, this building was remodeled into a club with high ceilings that give it an open and airy atmosphere that feels safe and friendly. During the day, the building functions as an event space for movies, live music, and dance.
  • The Tokugawa Museum
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Migawa 1-1215-1
    This museum is located near Senba Park, a 10-minute drive from Mito Station. Along with belongings from Tokugawa Ieyasu other works of art related to the Mito-Tokugawa family, including swords and a war-fan decorated with a pine tree painting, and various historical records are stored. You can also experience a tea-ceremony in the Tokugetsutei tea house, a tea house which had deep ties to the Tokugawa family and which has been relocated here. With reservation you can enjoy the Nariaki Gozen meal on the garden terrace, a contemporary arrangement of a recipe from the Shoku Sai Roku book written by Tokugawa Nariaki, ninth head of the Mito-Tokugawa family.
  • Nanatsudo Park
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Shimokunichou 2243
    Nanatsudo Park located in Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture is a municipal park which opened in 1999. It features an exclusive English-style landscaped garden which was designed by a British company and uses British building materials. You can relax with large and small ponds and dams, water flowing from the dams and greenery along the water lines. You can enjoy a secret flower garden where you can see colorful roses and buildings and a pavilion which are reminiscent of ancient times. As you can feel the history from the scenery, it was used as a filming location for a movie called “Thermae Romae”.
  • The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Sembachou Higakubo 666-1
    From Kairakuen, one of the three great gardens of Japan, head to the other side of Senba Lake to find this art museum which opened in October 1988. The museum’s collection of almost 4,000 pieces are displayed according to season and theme and contains works from local Ibaraki artists such as Yokoyama Taikan, Ogawa Usen, and Nakamura Tsune as well as western artists such as Monet and Renoir. On the south side of the grounds you will also find a reconstruction of Mito native Nakamura Tsune’s workshop with belongings and documents on display.
  • Ho Wa En
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Matsumotocho 2287-1
  • Senba Park
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Senbacho 3080
  • Mito OPA
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Miyamachi 1-7-33 Mito South Tower 1F-12F
    A large, 12 story shopping mall adjoining the south entrance of JR Mito Station. The 15 LED screens which make up the Mito OPA-vision playing advertisements and providing shop information give the mall a visually striking exterior. The mall is also connected to the Excel Minato building via a pedestrian walkway, and a passageway also connects it to the north entrance of the station, giving visitors easy access to shopping. Many of the shops in the mall are the first locations of their kind in Ibaraki. The mall is a great place for fashion-conscious young people to pick up the latest trends from Tokyo, and also makes a great date destination as well.
  • Mito Sta. Minamiguchi
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Sakuragawa 1-chome 2
  • K's Denki Stadium Mito (Mito Municipal Arena)
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Kobukicho 2058-1
  • Ibaraki Prefectural Prefectural Bunka Center
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Senbacho Higashi Kubo 697
  • Mito Kanteidan
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Otsukachou 1590
  • Warudokappumitoten
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Jounan 2-2-25

    なんか、表から見ると安っぽいし、あまり期待せずでしたが、 肉が高品質‼︎ 普通なら1.5-2倍はしそうです。 見た目より良かった!

  • JOYSOUND ( JOYSOUND ) Mito Minamimachi
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    1 Reviews
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    Ibaraki Mito Minamimachi 3-4-2

    全国のJOYSOUNDの店舗です。サービス、接客ともに普通です。平日の夜の利用でしたが、待つことなく利用できました。

  • Cybex Mito Senba
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    Ibaraki Mito-shi Senbacho 2374
  • BAR Revival Mito
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Daikumachi 2-3-24 Actress building 3F
  • Internet cafe and relaxation OASI com box Mito store
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    Ibaraki Pref. Mitoshi Miyamachi 1-7-44 com box 310-1F

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Just a stone's throw from Tokyo, Ibaraki is a coastal prefecture that has mastered juxtapositions, where old shrines meet new scientific discoveries and traditional gardens are frequented by the inventors of some of the newest technology. Head to Mito City's Kairakuenーone of Japan's Three Great Gardensーin spring to experience the cellestial blooming of fantastic cherry blossoms at the annual sakura festival.

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