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Kawagoe History Museum

11-8 Kubomachi, Kawagoe 350-0835, Saitama Prefecture
+81 49-226-0766
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Great place

Great place and the two gentlemen there couldnt help us enough. They had us all wear a kabuto... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Poryu
,
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Excellent Festival History Museum

This museum is just off the main shopping street (near the top), and so is easy to find. It's main... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
kissane
,
Perth, Australia
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  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
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27 Jul 2017
“Excellent Festival History Museum”
6 days ago
“Great place”
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11-8 Kubomachi, Kawagoe 350-0835, Saitama Prefecture
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+81 49-226-0766
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place and the two gentlemen there couldnt help us enough. They had us all wear a kabuto (helmet), hold several katana, even an old match lock rifle. Several items were taken out of the display for us to look at and hold. I would...More

Thank Poryu
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

This museum is just off the main shopping street (near the top), and so is easy to find. It's main purpose is to highlight the annual (and spectacular) festival, held early in October each year. The Festival includes a street parade with large three-story floats...More

Thank kissane
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

We weren't going to go into this museum, but it's far better than it looks. They have video of their festival that really makes you want to be there, as well as a couple of the floats from the procession, lovely photographs and other memorabilia....More

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Reviewed 12 April 2013

Nice museum with old building and old stuff. Small but lovely. Be aware of the steep and narrow stairs.

4  Thank PelleaL
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