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Chidokan

11-45 Babacho, Tsuruoka 997-0035, Yamagata Prefecture
+81 235-23-4672
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Old School for young Samurai 若き武士の学び舎

Amazing it is still there, the old school for young Samuraiunder King Sakai , as it used to be... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
KanekichiGo
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Tokyo
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Limited interest as all signs in Japanese & English pamphlet very brief

Worth a look in if you are in the area. Free entry but not much more can be learnt than from a good... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
DHWild
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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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13 Oct 2016
“Old School for young Samurai 若き武士の学び舎”
5 Aug 2016
“Limited interest as all signs in Japanese & English pamphlet very brief ”
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11-45 Babacho, Tsuruoka 997-0035, Yamagata Prefecture
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing it is still there, the old school for young Samuraiunder King Sakai , as it used to be. Subject included localized Analects of Confucius ethics. 昔の酒井家の藩校が今もそのまま残っているとは驚きです。鶴岡風土にあった解釈と、発音の論語を教えていたそうです。

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Worth a look in if you are in the area. Free entry but not much more can be learnt than from a good travel book or quick Google search. Shame not more is translated into English.

Thank DHWild
Reviewed 5 April 2013

The Chidokan is a free museum on the grounds of the old samurai school. It is quite interesting and they have a free pamphlet at the gate in English. They also ask that you sign their visitor book. Some parts of the buildings are quite...More

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