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Fukuoka City Museum

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Address: 3-1-1 Momochihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka 814-0001, Fukuoka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 92-845-5011
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Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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A marvelous Museum!

Located in the Seaside Momochi Area, this museum is one of the famous tourist spots of Fukuoka City such as Fukuoka Tower and Yafuoku Dome gathers. We have combined our visit with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 31, 2014
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Singapore
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108 reviews 108 reviews
74 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Located in the Seaside Momochi Area, this museum is one of the famous tourist spots of Fukuoka City such as Fukuoka Tower and Yafuoku Dome gathers. We have combined our visit with a trip to F. Tower and also Yafuoka Dome. Upon entry one sees a large Atrium, Museum shop is quite small at a corner. The exhibition rooms are... More 

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Fukuoka, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Fairly big and well displayed. Good selection of artifacts although it is mostly typical fare. Cafe has a nice view!

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The Netherlands
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Local museum, nice restaurant, a bit like the 70tees.... Not expenses, let it be part of your walk through Ohori park.

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Shanghai, China
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42 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The museum gives an overview of Fukuoka over the history. The most interesting us to learn about its international relations as port and place of diplomatic relations. Explanation us given in English although unfortunately there is not much explained about the traditions in town which is one of the nicest parts.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

A well laid out museum, spanning the various periods of Fukuoka - from Nakoku to Korokan to Hakata and finally to contemporary Fukuoka. It is truly educational if one has the patience to read every panel and exhibit and be prepared to spend 2 hours here. The museum has a fairly good portrayal of the first century commerce, trading patterns... More 

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Montana Rose
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

Fukuoka has lots of history - I think 1/2 of it is in here. Laid out very educationally. You could spend a full day, but your brain will get tired.

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