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Oga

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Specialty Museums · Scenic Walking Areas · History Museums
Oga is a city located in Akita Prefecture, Japan.As of May 2015, the city has an estimated population of 29,318, and a population density of 122 persons per km2. The total area is 240.80sqkm.Much of the city is within the boundaries of the Oga Quasi-National Park.GeographyOga is located on the Oga Peninsula in northwestern Akita Prefecture, bordered by the Sea of Japan to the north, west and south.Neighboring municipalities Akita Prefecture Ōgata, Akita Mitane, Akita Katagami, AkitaHistoryThe area of present-day Oga was part of ancient Dewa Province, dominated by the Satake clan during the Edo period, who ruled Kubota Domain under the Tokugawa shogunate.The modern city of Oga was created on March 31, 1954, by the merger of the town of Funagawaminato with four neighboring villages.On March 22, 2005, the town of Wakami was merged into Oga.EconomyThe economy of Oga is based on commercial fishing and agriculture.
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History Museum
Ogashinzan Traditional Museum
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Namahage Museum
4.2
Duration: 1 hour
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Scenic Walking Area
Nyudozaki
4.0
Duration: 1 hour
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Aquarium
Oga Aquarium Gao
4.2
Duration: 1 hour

Side trips from Oga

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Water Body
Lake Juniko Fukaura-machi
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
World heritage site
Shirakami Sanchi Tohoku
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Onsen Resort
Furofushi Onsen Fukaura-machi
4.1
Duration: 4 hours
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Water Body
Blue Pond Fukaura-machi
4.2
Duration: 1 hour

Hidden gems in Oga

Beach
Oganishi Beach
3.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
Akagami Shrine Goshado
3.9
Duration: 1 hour
Observation Deck
Sky Park Kanpuzan Kaiten Observatory Deck
3.4
Duration: 1 hour
Religious Site
Unsho-ji Temple
3.9
Duration: 30 minutes

Historic Sites in Oga

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Religious Site
Shinzan Shrine
4.1
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
Dairyuji Temple
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Religious Site
Mantaibutsu
3.1
Duration: 1 hour

Kid-friendly things to do in Oga

Beach
Unosaki Beach
3.3
Duration: 1 hour

Museums in Oga

Natural History Museum
Oga City Geo Park Learning Center
2.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

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