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Kumamoto Prefectural Ancient Burial Mound Museum (熊本県立装飾古墳館)

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Museum / Science Museum

At this museum on the site of the Iwabaru Tumuli, you can see ruins from the Kikuchi River basin, excavated artifacts, and a 3D panoramic film of a replica of the area's decorative burial mounds. On Saturdays they hold workshops in the ancient ways like making bronze mirrors. You can also see the nearby Futagozuka Tumulus and the Tunnel Tomb Group.

place

Kumamoto Pref. Yamagashi Kaoumachiwabaru 3085 (Tamana / Yamaga / KikuchiArea)

phone 0968362151
place

9:30-17:15(Latest entry16:45)

Review of Kumamoto Prefectural Ancient Burial Mound Museum

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2016/03/01 An interesting visit if you are interested in Japanese ancient history
The Decorated Tumulus Museum opened in the early 1990s, the museum building being designed by one of Japans most famous architects:Tadeo Ando. Designed in the shape of a keyhole it is set on the...
Reviewed:2021/02/26 装飾古墳見たかった
初めて行きましたが。コロナの影響でイベントは中止で、館内はほぼレプリカで残念でした。本物の古墳の見学もコロナのおかげで中止でした。
Reviewed:2020/11/04 大人も子供も楽しめる
レプリカの展示ですが、楽しめます。昔に撮影したと思われる博物館オリジナルのものの上映が、思いのほかいろんな意味で面白かったです。

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Address
Kumamoto Pref. Yamagashi Kaoumachiwabaru 3085 [map]
Area
Tamana / Yamaga / KikuchiArea
Phone
0968362151
Hours
9:30-17:15(Latest entry16:45)
Closed
Monday (Monday is The day following if it falls on a public holiday)
Fees
[Admission fee]
[General] 430yen
[College student] 260yen
Parking Lot
Available(50spaces)
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available (Kumamoto Free Wi-Fi)
Wheelchair accessible
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.
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          Kumamoto lies in the center of Kyushu, a calm prefecture perfect for easy strolls around the historic center and lazy evenings in the natural hot springs at Kurokawa Onsen. For a slightly more strenuous activity, head to Mount Aso, whose surrounding hills offer hiking opportunities aplenty with views over the active volcano.