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Address: 784 Shizutani, Bizen 705-0036, Okayama Prefecture
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First Public School in the World

I was expecting a short visit to see a curiosity, but instead got drawn into the past at Shizutani School. The volunteer guide was not only knowledgeable, but also amusing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lara N
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Takamatsu, Japan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was expecting a short visit to see a curiosity, but instead got drawn into the past at Shizutani School. The volunteer guide was not only knowledgeable, but also amusing, sharing stories and explaining things so that it was easy to imagine life hundreds of years ago. The magnificent old buildings are beautifully maintained and the grounds were full of... More 

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