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The Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History (茨城県立歴史館, Ibaraki kenritsu rekishikan) is a local history museum in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan. It is one of Japan's many museums which are supported by a prefecture.Put Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History at the forefront of your travel plans using our Mito day trip planning app.
The museum opened in September 1974. The collection focuses on the history of Ibaraki and the grounds also include a number of Edo-period farm buildings and examples of western-style Japanese architecture from the Meiji period. The collection also houses numerous artworks, historical artifacts and extensive documentation from the Tokugawa clan, who ruled Mito Domain during the Edo period.
Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History reviews
If you are interested in Japan history, this place is not a bad place. Though Japan is not very big islands, it has long and complex history. Every place has every history. I had not known history in.... more »
I came to the museum to see the old buildings on the site. There is a primary school from the Meiji period. One of its exhibits is a timeline of school meals through the 20th century. There is an old.... more »
A ginkgo festival was taking place from at 5:15 pm. The illumination was beautiful.
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