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Hiroshima City Transportation Museum (Numaji Transportation Museum)

2-12-2 Chorakuji, Asaminami ku, Hiroshima 732-0143, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-878-6211
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A hidden gem for people wanting to learn about the days after the a bomb.

The Numaji Transport Museum is quite a distance from the city centre, but a relatively quick ride... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2016
Lolita16
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Victoria
A little way out of town, but interesting!

I went on a Scout excursion with 40 noisy boys, you have to take to local train to get there, then... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Chris_in_Saijo
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Higashihiroshima, Japan
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average32%
  • Poor7%
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8 Dec 2016
“A hidden gem for people wanting to learn about the days after the a bomb.”
17 Jul 2016
“A little way out of town, but interesting!”
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2-12-2 Chorakuji, Asaminami ku, Hiroshima 732-0143, Hiroshima Prefecture
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+81 82-878-6211
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

The Numaji Transport Museum is quite a distance from the city centre, but a relatively quick ride on the Astramline, a quirky, rubber tired train that runs directly from the Hondori shopping arcade. On the face of it, this museum is purely for railway geeks,...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

I went on a Scout excursion with 40 noisy boys, you have to take to local train to get there, then a bit of a walk, but nicely done and interesting. Needs more in English.

Thank Chris_in_Saijo
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Not too close to the city center, but if you really like trains and things that move, and have kids aged 5-10, and have exhausted everything else in the city, it's worth a trip.

1  Thank mattj674
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We saw a Mazda RX500 pan display at the recent Goodwood Festival of Speed and noticed that it was from the Hiroshima Transport Museum. As we were due to visit Hiroshima, we decided to check out the museum. Their weren't any sign there in English...More

2  Thank Race200
Reviewed 17 July 2014

You can enjoy with your family or friends to look around transports such as vehicles trams. It's easy to reach at this museum from Hiroshima city centre by Astram.

2  Thank Tanaka33471
Reviewed 23 June 2013

First of all, you get to it by riding the Astram, a monorail type train in the sky. This museum shows the fantastic progress Japan has made in transportation. While it is true there are many models, there are also full sized simulations. You can...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 15 November 2009

I didn't see a single full-size car, boat, or airplane, and the only full-size train is a single Hiroshima street car parked outside. Aside from a collection of motorcycles and scooters and a few interpretive pieces (e.g. engine cutaways), it's all models. And while 1/80...More

2  Thank random825
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