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Sakai City Museum

2 Mozusekiuncho, Sakai-ku, Sakai 590-0802, Osaka Prefecture
+81 72-245-6201
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cannot miss when one is in Saki - 堺市

堺市博物館is a must-see if one is going to Saki or nearby. It serves more than complementing Daisenryo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
J&S_Singapore
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Singapore
Good to know more about the Kofun

The best part of the museum is the video about the kofun and the exhibits related to the burial... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Companion4thejourney
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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2 Mozusekiuncho, Sakai-ku, Sakai 590-0802, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 72-245-6201
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

堺市博物館is a must-see if one is going to Saki or nearby. It serves more than complementing Daisenryo Ancient Tomb that is famed in Osaka –Japan. The museum showcases Sakai’s history from ancient times to the present day. There are on-display artefacts excavated from the Mozu...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

The best part of the museum is the video about the kofun and the exhibits related to the burial ground. The other exhibits did not have English so that does not go well with us. There are some activity at the basement for you to...More

Thank Companion4thejourney
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This museum is located across from the Nintoku-ryo tomb. The Nintoku-ryo tomb is the largest kofun style tomb in Japan and stands 35 meters high and is surrounded by moats. It was built in the 700s and it is presumed to be the burial place...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I went to this museum during the Sakai Matsuri event. So, the entrance fee was free. There, I managed to see the artifacts and the other ancient stuffs. I also tried the shaman cloth, it was taken care by Sakai City Goverment staffs. Thanks also...More

Thank Amyrasha
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Very interesting museum with exhibits on the mysterious tombs built in the 5th century whose scale rivals that of the pyramids and the Qinshihuang mausoleum with the terracotta army, but appears to be less well known. Unlike those other sites, most of these tombs have...More

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