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Fukuoka City Museum

Address: 3-1-1 Momochihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 814-0001, Japan
Phone Number: +81 92-845-5011
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Ranked #5 of 90 Attractions in Fukuoka
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Type: History Museums, Museums
Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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English first
Fukuoka, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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77 reviews 77 reviews
34 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
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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78 reviews 78 reviews
7 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
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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525 reviews 525 reviews
212 attraction reviews
269 helpful votes 269 helpful votes
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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