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“Cafe Waraku”

Japan Kanji Museum & Library
Ranked #23 of 58 things to do in Higashiyama
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Service ★★★★★
Price ★★★☆☆
Space ★★★★☆
If you got tired while walking around Gion corner, here is the right place to go( Starbucks next to here is very cloudy).

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

On our last day of our stay we decided to check out this next door museum. On entering we were warned by the staff that there were no English Translations. We paid the admission anyway. The staff were pretty helpful and went out of their way to explain things to us. It was Fun and Educational at the same time. We should have gone on the 1st day, as it was a good insight to Japan.

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Reviewed August 7, 2016

This museum was really cool, although to enjoy it you definitely need at least some knowledge of kanji, and Japanese as well. I don't speak Japanese, but my wife and her friend do, which allowed me to enjoy the museum anyway. It is designed for Japanese students, so there are many interactive exhibits showing the development and history of Kanji. The signs are only in Japanese, although many of the staff speak excellent English. If you don't know anything about Kanji, this isn't the place for you, but for those interested in it and with some knowledge of Japanese, it's worth a visit.

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Reviewed July 28, 2018
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