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travelmartin wrote a review Nov 2018
Munich, Germany229 contributions45 helpful votes
Wellknown from the Mito Komon TV series the monument to the famous threesome stands now in front of Mito station north exit.
Date of experience: November 2018
Vanillachan wrote a review May 2018
Ushiku, Japan613 contributions65 helpful votes
This is a statue to commemorate a famous guy in Japanese history. When people come to Mito to visit Kairakuen you’ll pass this statue.
Date of experience: May 2018
Mary D wrote a review Apr 2018
8 contributions6 helpful votes
We were looking at a nearby clock tower when a lovely Mito resident indicated the importance of this statue. We had actually read up about the statue and were about to look at it. It was charming to have a local highlight its importance to people in Mito and Ibaraki. While the signage is all in Japanese, we were lucky enough to have read up about the statue on TripAdvisor and enjoyed having our photo taken and seeing this historical statue.…
Date of experience: April 2018
26waynew wrote a review Mar 2017
Melbourne, Australia168 contributions54 helpful votes
This statue commemorates the journey of Mitsukuni Tokugawa who disguised himself as a common traveller and toured the domain to see for himself how the people lived. It is located right outside the Mito railway station and is very easy to find.
Date of experience: February 2017