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Kawagoe History Museum

11-8 Kubomachi, Kawagoe 350-0835, Saitama Prefecture
+81 49-226-0766
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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
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Perth, Australia
Better than it looks!

We weren't going to go into this museum, but it's far better than it looks. They have video of... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2014
Ronni L
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Sittingbourne, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good52%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
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27 Jul 2017
“Excellent Festival History Museum”
18 Sep 2014
“Better than it looks!”
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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 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
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

1  Thank Ronni L
Reviewed 13 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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