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Hiroshima City Transportation Museum (Numaji Transportation Museum)

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Address: 2-12-2 Chorakuji, Asaminami ku, Hiroshima 732-0143, Hiroshima Prefecture
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A little way out of town, but interesting!

I went on a Scout excursion with 40 noisy boys, you have to take to local train to get there, then a bit of a walk, but nicely done and interesting. Needs more in English.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Chris_in_Saijo
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Higashihiroshima, Japan
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Higashihiroshima, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on a Scout excursion with 40 noisy boys, you have to take to local train to get there, then a bit of a walk, but nicely done and interesting. Needs more in English.

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Hiroshima, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Not too close to the city center, but if you really like trains and things that move, and have kids aged 5-10, and have exhausted everything else in the city, it's worth a trip.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We saw a Mazda RX500 pan display at the recent Goodwood Festival of Speed and noticed that it was from the Hiroshima Transport Museum. As we were due to visit Hiroshima, we decided to check out the museum. Their weren't any sign there in English but we got the kist of what they were displaying. There were a lot of... More 

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Hiroshima, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

You can enjoy with your family or friends to look around transports such as vehicles trams. It's easy to reach at this museum from Hiroshima city centre by Astram.

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Birmingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

First of all, you get to it by riding the Astram, a monorail type train in the sky. This museum shows the fantastic progress Japan has made in transportation. While it is true there are many models, there are also full sized simulations. You can pilot a boat into a harbor. I crashed every time. BTW - after the nuclear... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2009

I didn't see a single full-size car, boat, or airplane, and the only full-size train is a single Hiroshima street car parked outside. Aside from a collection of motorcycles and scooters and a few interpretive pieces (e.g. engine cutaways), it's all models. And while 1/80 scale models are a great way to see the difference in size between a Boeing... More 

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