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Monument to Perry's Landing

Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture 415-0023, Japan
+81 558-22-1531
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Ranked #19 of 30 Attractions in Shimoda
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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Lennox Head, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

really beautiful park and view, open area on the bay where you can take a cruise on a replica ship, many restaurants tucked away in the village

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

A history buff like me certainly appreciated the significance of the site which marked the first step in the opening up of Japan to the Western, and outside world. I liked the use of English at the spot and was quite thrilled to see the likeness of Commodore Perry who had only remained a vague impression from early history lessons.... More

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