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Matsumoto Seicho Memorial Museum

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Great Japanese Writer.

The museum commerates Matsumoto Seicho who was one of Japan's great writers. His extensive works... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2013
StanleyAuckland
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Auckland, New Zealand
Confusing?

It is a museum in memorial of a famous japanese writer matsumoto seicho, the problem is all the... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2017
stefanusreno
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Beppu, Japan
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Jun 4, 2017
“Confusing?”
May 25, 2017
“Great Writer Museum”
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2-3 Jonai, Ogurakita-ku, Kokurakita, Kitakyushu 803-0813, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

It is a museum in memorial of a famous japanese writer matsumoto seicho, the problem is all the explanation in the museum is in japanese and because of that the museum is so low in visitors. Me and my friends visited this museum because we...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

As I had read Matsumoto Seicho's books (translated in Chinese), it was good for me to know him more. Although exhibit in Japanese, use google translate in some interest part. All his books sold inside a book shop at basement.

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Reviewed March 24, 2014

A good little memorial to a writer who is obviously big in Japan and important to Kitakyushu as well, As with all Japanese museums we visited the design of the place was great. Worth doing a bit of background reading on Seicho tho' to get...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2013

It's a museum dedicated to Matsumoto Seicho - a prolific crime fiction writer. If you're not familiar with him, this might not be such a worthwhile trip, especially if you don't know Japanese. The museum hands out english pamphlets on request, but the exhibit is...More

2  Thank Roy V
Reviewed January 3, 2013

The museum commerates Matsumoto Seicho who was one of Japan's great writers. His extensive works include mystery and historical novels and ancient and modern Japanese history.

2  Thank StanleyAuckland
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