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Not much more than a statue that greets you as you exit the station - a good meeting point though... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Maniwa, Japan
This statue greets you

As you exit the station you can cleary see this statue. The history of this was playing on our bus... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
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1-1 Ekimotomachi Kita-ku | JR Okayama Sta. East Entrance, Okayama 700-0024, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-223-2165
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Not much more than a statue that greets you as you exit the station - a good meeting point though. Nice when the illuminations happen, as he's surrounded by a giant pink peach. nice bit of history though.

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

As you exit the station you can cleary see this statue. The history of this was playing on our bus as we headed to the castle park. It is a lovely statue and very cool for a photo. The locals sit around on the steps....More

Thank DogloverK8
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Peaceful spot at major transport hub. Was nice to catch the afternoon sun and watch the world go by. Not many tourists here.

Thank TruthIsGood1
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Momotaro you can find all over , not only the statue also cookies, other sweets and very nice decoration stuff, and a lot of things for the children

Thank usagirita
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It is an attractive statue, but not much else to it. If you are already at the station, worth a look.

Thank theodore m
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

A boy birthes from white peach , who fought with devil with his animal frieds, dog, monkey, bird is mascot of city ofokayama, so it's a must to visit momotaro statue and his friends here it's inthe center of transportation of the city where you...More

Thank jajavalB
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It's a statue of the Little Peach Boy, just outside the station. We saw it as soon as we got there and went over to smile at it and take photos of each other. Lots of people around doing the same thing. It seemed to...More

Thank Stephenbkk20156
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I didn't even realize this was a tourist attraction-I lived in Okayama for a few months and walk past this all the time, but no one's ever really stopping to look at it. I don't even know if there's a sign.

Thank Kyra H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Momotarō met and befriended the talking dog, monkey and pheasant depicted in the statue as he fought a band of demons. The statue is outside the Okayama Rail Station and offers a nice place to sit, people watch and wait for your train.

Thank JOHN K
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The "peach boy" Momotaro is erected just outside Okayama JR Station. It is a gathering place to wait for some body while you can sit around chatting or have a cup of drink around the area.

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