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The Museum Meiji-mura

Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Feast for the eyes!

It is a very big park with many buildings and houses that depict the Meiji period. Photographers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Angeles City, Philippines
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Best architecture park in Japan

As fans of Frank Lloyd Wright, this site was on our Japan bucket list. The website for Meiji Mura... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Michelle C
Yokosuka, Japan
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Beautifully located on a hillside facing Lake Iruka, it occupies an area of 1,000,000m2, where currently over sixty Meiji buildings have been brought and rebuilt. On display inside the buildings are furniture and other items of interst, objects of...more
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1 Uchiyama | Museum Meiji-mura, Inuyama 484-0000, Aichi Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a very big park with many buildings and houses that depict the Meiji period. Photographers will have a hayday here. Nice place to bring a loved one if you like long walks.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

As fans of Frank Lloyd Wright, this site was on our Japan bucket list. The website for Meiji Mura gives pretty good public transportation access. however, Meiji Mura is accessed most easily by vehicle (800 yen to park on top of admission), but a lot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Museum MEIJI MURA,excellence outdoor museum! If you want to know Meiji Restoration.You must come! 明治維新を考えたいなら 是非行くべき野外博物館! 乗り物券付きの入場券をオススメします。建物の内部に入れるのがほとんど!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank NorthStar808475
Reviewed June 27, 2018

If you have any interest in architecture and design or history you will love Meiji Mura. Allow at least three hours to have a good look around and don't miss the Imperial Hotel lobby or St Francis Xavier church. But there's so much more. Be...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Pacificwoman59
Reviewed June 13, 2018

We were excited to see the house from Hilo, plantation days. Other than that it was a long way to get to this Meiji-mura, it was hot to walk around and we lost interest quickly. Those people who like this era would possibly think differently.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

The museum Meiji mura was really great I’ve been there last week And was great to see 150-200 years old things

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ukinn
Reviewed April 1, 2018

The lobby of the original Imperial Hotel was moved here and reconstrcet when th original hoel was demolished in Tokyo. This is a superb example of his architectural style. There are many more buildings which were saved as wewll. There are the railway cars used...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank alvinmc67
Reviewed March 30, 2018

A nice and big collection of Meiji Era buildings (some including original furniture), old vehicles and also street furniture. It felt like a small time travel. English information was a little bit limited but we still enjoyed walking around. If you really want to see...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Footprints672990
Reviewed March 5, 2018

If you pass through Nagoya and love architecture (especially more western historical architecture in Japan), this is a must stop location. With a modest train and bus ride to get there and back from city center, plan a full day here. As it is an...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank DP_SF_CA
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Museum is a bit far from center, however there is always bus. If you prefer private vehicle, there is a carpark. You should keep your umbrella if the weather is rainy. Buildings are great and there is a huge park for children to enjoy. Be...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Robert J
March 7, 2018|
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They are next to each other. Follow the signage in the JR station. You'll be led to exit the JR station building and immediately go down the stairs of the adjoining building to the Meitetsu Nagoya stn.