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Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum沖縄県平和祈念資料館

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The Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum is located within the Peace Memorial Park. It was established with the aim of commemorating all those who died during the Battle of Okinawa, of teaching new generations about the horror of war and the importance of peace, and of contributing to the achievement of perpetual world peace. The Museum’s permanent exhibitions feature photographs of the Battle of Okinawa and related artifacts and materials, as well as the recollections of people who experienced the Battle (including video testimony).

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place Okinawa Pref. Itomanshi Mabuni 614-1
phone 0989973844

Review of Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum

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Reviewed:2018/07/19 A solemn War Memorial
Aussie visiting with my Japanese family, my brother-in-law drove a hire car to this Park and Memorial and parked in the nearby parking area. We visited during a lull in a typhoon and managed to get...
Reviewed:2018/07/12 Very sad but important
The day we were there, it was pouring down rain. As soon as we got out of our cars, a little van drove up and the driver offered us a tour of the monuments in the cemetery for a very low fee for a...
Reviewed:2018/01/06 Never Forget
This is a wonderfu place with very well done exhibits about Okinawa, before during and after WW2. It is a poignant and timely reminder of the horrors of war and why it is important to never trust old...



Okinawa Pref. Itomanshi Mabuni 614-1 [map]



9:00-17:00 (until 16:30)
New Year's Holiday
[Admission fee to view]Adults300yen, Children150yen
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Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


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Let go of your image of a busy, ordered Japan and replace it with crystal-clear waters, white sand beaches, and relaxing folk music: You've arrived in Okinawa. A world away from the high intensity of Tokyo, Okinawans appear to live a laid-back beach life on this paradisiacal tropical island that lies in the middle of the East China Sea almost 1,000 kilometers south of mainland Japan's most southern tip. Home to a spattering of islands, prepare yourself to discover underwater caves, star-shaped sand, and an island culture sometimes unrecognizable from mainland Japan.

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