Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History

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Hands-on and learn historic things of Ibaraki

Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History was established in 1974 as a history museum and as an archive. The history of Ibaraki from ancient times to the present is seen at its permanent exhibition.
In a vast area (approx. 72,000 square meters), you can see a private house of the Edo period and a Western-style school building from the Meiji era.

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LOCATION 2-1-15 Midori-cho, Mito City
CONTACT Ibaraki Prefecture Museum of History
HOURS 9:30-17:00 (Enter 30 min. before closing time)
ADMISSION Adults: 150 yen Undergraduates: 80 yen (Under 18 years old: Free)
Charged for a special exhibition
CLOSED Mondays (Tuesday when Monday is a national holiday)
The End of the year and New Year's holiday
PARKING 124 cars, 13 cars for sightseeing bus, 3 for the handicapped
ACCESS By car: Approx. 15 minutes from Mito IC on Joban Expressway
By train: Get off at Mito Station on the JR Joban line, and get on a bus for Sakura-gawa Nishi-danchi at the bus stop No.4 at Mito station north exit. Get off at Rekishi-kan Kairakuen Iriguchi.
WEBSITE http://www.rekishikan.museum.ibk.ed.jp/


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