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Yamashita Park, 231-0023, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Located at the port by Yamashita Park, this passenger liner is open to the public in the form of a ship museum. According to websites, this ship had first-class cabins that attracted the likes of the imperial family and Charlie Chaplin for the trans pacific...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

...Hikawa Maru (氷川丸) เรือเดินสมุทรที่มีส่วนร่วมในเหตุการณ์สำคัญทางประวัติศาสตร์ทั้งของญี่ปุ่นและของโลก ออกเดินทางครั้งแรก 13 May 1930 เส้นทาง Japan-Seattle:United States ตลอดช่วงเวลาประจำการแล่นผ่านมหาสมุทรแปซิฟิคสองร้อยกว่าครั้ง รับ-ส่งผู้โดยสารกว่า 25,000 คน หนึ่งในนั้นคือ ชาร์ลี แชปปิ้นส์ (Charlie Chaplin). ...สงครามโลกครั้งที่สองอันเป็นเหตุการณ์สำคัญครั้งประวัติศาสตร์ของโลก Hikawa Maru ได้รอดพ้นจากภาวะสงคราม และถูกใช้เป็นเรือพยาบาลลำเลียงเหล่าทหารที่ได้รับบาดเจ็บ เป็นอีกบทบาทที่น่าทึ่งของเรือลำนี้ ครั้นสิ้นสุดสงคราม ได้กลับสู่บทบาทเดิมคือเรือโดยสารและขนส่งสินค้า จนสิ้นสุดการปฏิการในปี 1960. ...เสียงหวูดของเรือ:Ship Whistles for the New Year at Yokohama Port (横浜港新年を迎える船の汽笛) ยังได้รับคัดเลือกเป็น 1 ในร้อย Soundscapes( 日本の音風景100選 ) ของญี่ปุ่นอีกด้วย. ......ปัจจุบันเปิดให้เข้าชม พื้นที่ในส่วนต่างๆของเรือ ที่ดูแลรักษาให้อยู่ในสภาพสมบูรณ์ ทั้งในส่วน First-Class,Engine room,Exhibition...More

Thank Vichai_Family
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Hikawa Maru began her career with the NYK line in 1930 on the Yokohama-Seattle run. During these pre-war cruises, she carried such notables as Charlie Chaplin, Albert Einstein, and Johnny Weissmuller. Along with the entire NYK fleet, she became part of the Japanese war effort...More

2  Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Very interesting seeing this ship, cheap entry and english is everywhere for people to understand... just watch your head in some low places.. Well worth the trip

Thank YnotnAli
Reviewed June 28, 2017

If you visit this landmark,I really really really encourage you to not miss watching the available movie explaining the story of this ship. As u see I write the word "really" 3 times 😁to highlight the importance watching it to understand and imagine better the...More

Thank Tienne2001
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Hikawa Maru, a Japanese ocean liner which was once called the 'Queen of the Pacific" is now berthed at Yamashita Pier in Yokohama and is a museum ship. It was one of three ships of similar design and had its maiden voyage between Kobe and...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed June 10, 2017

What a great place, we could imagine being on this ship, it was so authentic, very glamorous the ambience of the whole experience was fantastic, the engine rooms were remarkable.

Thank janetb679
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Located in Yokohama Port at Yamashita Park, the permanently docked cruise liner is a visual treat of earlierocean cruising days. Self guided tour was a delightful way to spend an hour. $300 adult, $200 senior, worrh a visit.

Thank Ted M
Reviewed April 7, 2017

This is a nice adjunct to time spent in Yamashida Park. The cost is very reasonable (300yen for adults-- 2.75USD in 2017). There is a 27 min. film (in Japanese, with English subtitles). I didn't watch it as I had read many articles online regarding...More

2  Thank LittlePrince1977
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Extremely well-preserved 1930`s luxury liner with art deco interior. Access to passenger cabins, communal lounges, deck, engine room. Excellent bilingual historical explanations.

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Response from Tienne2001 | Reviewed this property |
I visited this summer, it costs ¥300 for adults and ¥100 for students (up to High School ). The best money spent.
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