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Seikan Ferry Memorial Ship Hakkodamaru

1-112-15 Yanakawa, Aomori 038-0012, Aomori Prefecture
+81 17-735-8150
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Very authentic and touching, as well as interesting

This museum is kind of hidden one, from the outside, you wouldn't actually know it's interesting... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2015
Jan H
,
Kawasaki, Japan
via mobile
a fitting tribute

This may look like it could be of interest only to train and ship aficienados, but it is a... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2015
frimz10
,
surrey
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“engine room” (4 reviews)
“cargo hold” (3 reviews)
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1-112-15 Yanakawa, Aomori 038-0012, Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

This museum is kind of hidden one, from the outside, you wouldn't actually know it's interesting - the ship looks pretty boring on the surface. But inside, it's one of the best museums i've been to, perhaps because it's real, authentic, it was this very...More

Thank Jan H
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

This may look like it could be of interest only to train and ship aficienados, but it is a wonderful memorial to the people who used the ferry route, with all the dangers from the extreme weather conditions that were present at many times of...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2014

Hakkoda Maru known as the first train ferry in Northern Japan that service the community way back 1960's to 1980's from Hakodate to Aomori, became a museum as it is no longer operating. The ferry shows the whole structure and a perfect view of the...More

Thank Fernz B
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Reviewed July 24, 2014

It is a ferry which was used to carry railway carriages and people to northern japan. Well maintained . Near to JR station

Thank rxkota
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Reviewed January 6, 2013

At first I was asking myself if it would be a waste of time. But no! It is a "self tour". Even though there are no information leaflets in English, you can understand just by looking at pictures and videos. It can entertain you for...More

4  Thank AngryCustomerJP
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