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Former school with historic display

There is one wing of this old school turned into a history museum showing the history of the region... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Ronald K
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Hong Kong
Beautiful museum ...

Set in an old school building, this place provides a good introduction to the old castle town... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Asperger_Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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Jul 5, 2018
“Former school with historic display”
Dec 11, 2017
“Beautiful museum ...”
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602 Emukai, Hagi 758-0041, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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+81 838-25-3117
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

There is one wing of this old school turned into a history museum showing the history of the region with special focus on the first westernization and industrialization efforts. Got some ideas of the history and significance of the UNESCO sites around the region.

Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Set in an old school building, this place provides a good introduction to the old castle town itself. The architecture of the building itself is very pretty.

Thank Asperger_Singapore
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Meirin School was under repair to be refurbished as Museum in Spring 2017. During 2016 and up to the beginning of 2017, the school gymnasium building hosts an excellent exhibition called 'Manabiya', meaning 'place to study'. Here you can study how Choshu (now Yamaguchi prefecture),...More

Thank alfred c
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