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Kitora Tumulus Mural Experiential Museum Shijin no Yakata

Open Now: 09:30 - 16:30
Open today: 09:30 - 16:30
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Didn't get to see the actual tomb mound

I believe I read that some work was being done to the actual tomb. The museum was impressive and... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
DYA717
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Honolulu
Very good museum with English info on phone

This new free exhibition centre is well planned. You can download a free app on your phone using... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
M_c_morri
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27 Oct 2017
“Didn't get to see the actual tomb mound”
20 Oct 2017
“Very good museum with English info on phone”
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Kitora Tumulus(special historic site)was built between the end of the7th century to the beginning of the 8th century, and is a tumulus that has a stone chamber that uniquely displays mural paintings drawn in the style of continental Asia. Thus far...more
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67 Abeyama, Asuka-mura, Takaichi-gun 634-0134, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

I believe I read that some work was being done to the actual tomb. The museum was impressive and explains whats what. The park is nice with clean restrooms, a souvenir shop with snacks and refreshments.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This new free exhibition centre is well planned. You can download a free app on your phone using free WiFi there which is very informative. It covers the paintings, astrological chart & Chinese horoscope found in the stimuli, both the history & the techniques to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I had my Asuka day all planned out and this wasn't on my radar. So glad our free tour guide took us here! A lot of money went into this exhibit and it's well laid out with replicas inside and an interesting history. The tomb...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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