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Jukambo National Museum

464-1533 Kusatsu Shirone, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1711, Gunma Prefecture
+81 279-88-1550
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Moving reflection on Japan's "leprosy prevention policy"

Few visitors to Kusatsu onsen know that the town was once the site of a lively community of... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2016
Susan B
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Apr 27, 2016
“Moving reflection on Japan's "leprosy prevention policy"”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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464-1533 Kusatsu Shirone, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1711, Gunma Prefecture
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+81 279-88-1550
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Few visitors to Kusatsu onsen know that the town was once the site of a lively community of sufferers of what is now called "Hansen's Disease," that is , leprosy. From the late 1900s through 1942, they occupied a specific part of the town called...More

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