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The Sakamoto Ryoma Memorial Museum

830 Urado-shiroyama, Kochi 781-0262, Kochi Prefecture
+81 88-841-0001
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Japanese lessons required

The museum is dedicated to the memory of Sakamoto Ryoma however, it appears to be designed... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
AhasverSaoPaulo
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Sao Paulo
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Discovering

I decided to go to the museum for many reasons. The first one is because I like the Japanese... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Stephanie V
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31 Dec 2016
“Japanese lessons required ”
26 Aug 2016
“Discovering ”
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830 Urado-shiroyama, Kochi 781-0262, Kochi Prefecture
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The museum is dedicated to the memory of Sakamoto Ryoma however, it appears to be designed basically for Japanese speakers (and readers) as little information is provided in English. There is a reconstruction of the room where Ryoma and his companion where assassinated complete with...More

Thank AhasverSaoPaulo
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I decided to go to the museum for many reasons. The first one is because I like the Japanese culture and history, especially the shogun/samurai period. There you can find a lot of documents about Sakamoto Ryoma but unless you can read old Japanese paper,...More

Thank Stephanie V
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Unfortunately most of the museum was in Japanese, other than that it is quite small, although there is a nice view from the top floor. They also have free wifi. We visited as part of a Kochi Castle trip from Princess Cruises and I think...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Not really worth spending too much time here unless you're super interested but you do get a good level of backstory around Satamotos part in the Meiji restoration.

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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

It was just average for us as the museum is focused on letters and newspaper articles, all in Japanese. So if you can't read Japanese you won't get much out of it. There is an English pamphlet available but it won't give you a deeper...More

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