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The Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall

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It's a pity that this MUST museum is located in such a remote place

We drove for hours just to pay our respect to Chiune Sugihara - a noble man who stood up in the... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
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An interesting place to visit if you're in the area

This Museum offers not only information about the man but also about the holocaust. It has Hebrew... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
Matan K
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Oct 20, 2018
“It's a pity that this MUST museum is located in such a remote place”
Mar 22, 2017
“What a shame they lie about Sugihara being born in Yaotsu”
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1071 Yaotsu, Yaotsu-cho, Kamo-gun 505-0301, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

We drove for hours just to pay our respect to Chiune Sugihara - a noble man who stood up in the darkest days of mankind, because his conscience didn't let him turn away as most of the others did. Every man or woman should know...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank ISR_TR
Reviewed March 22, 2017

A museum is supposed to verify the facts they showcase. There is hard proof evidence that Chiune Sugihara was born in Mino City and not Yaotsu. Do they have to cheat and tell lies to make people come to their town?? Not acceptable to forge...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Highestever
Reviewed February 6, 2017

This Museum offers not only information about the man but also about the holocaust. It has Hebrew guidance available which makes it very attractive to readers of Hebrew.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Matan K
Reviewed June 11, 2016

We really had to go out of our ways to get here. It's very nice that this great man is honoured but I heard that this is not his actual birth place. I was a little disappointed.

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank BEAntw
Reviewed October 17, 2014

Chiune Sugihara was a consul of Japan in Kaunas, Kovno, Lithuania when the Jews were in death threat.1940. Jewish families were banging on the gates , asking to get a pass through Japan, in order to get a pass through Russia to be able to...More

Date of experience: October 2014
5  Thank DANIELLA107
Reviewed April 27, 2012

We made a point of going to visit the Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall and it was well worth our time. When we entered we were first shown a video that explained who he was and what he did. We them continued to the museum itself...More

Date of experience: March 2012
10  Thank 11KarenS
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You have to use 'Meitetsu line'. Catch the train bound for 'Shin Kani' at Nagoya station of Meitetsu line. Use the taxi from Shin Kani station, final stop. It takes about 30 minutes from Shin Kani station. Inconvenience... More
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