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Chiba Prefectual Boso no Mura Museum

1028 Ryukakuji, Inba-gun, Sakae-machi 270-1506, Chiba Prefecture
+81 476-95-3333
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4.0 of 5 stars 23 Reviews
Type: Museums
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154 reviews 154 reviews
45 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Our friend took us here as he is a volunteer when they need an English speaking tour guide. It is an open air museum which is also popular with film makers. It has been recreated to look like an old village in true Japanese style. With the buildings being replicas and people working in them. The whole area was lovely... More 

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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Open air museums is something the Japanese do very well. All of those I've visited have been worthwhile and Boso no Mura is no exception. Here the farm houses, shops and other attractions are replicas rather than moved in buildings but they create a great atmosphere and on a sunny day well worth a walk around. The people working or... More 

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I visited at opening time and was the only person there. I had the tour guide to myself. It is a great place to visit and learn and experience what old Japan was like. I managed to squeeze it in on layover between flights.

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Melbourne, Florida
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

I love historical places. This place is headlined by the recreated village of yesteryear. There are also a few ancient burial mounds on the edges (we didn't see), recreated houses, etc. It closes at 4:30 so we only had about 45 minutes to explore this particular day. We were the only ones walking around what was reminiscent of a wild... More 

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