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195 Nagaike, Nagano, Nagano Prefecture
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Olympic history

WhT a great place to see where the speed skating even was held. A beauty structure showing... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Richard W
Olympics lover museum

If you like the Olympics, this place is a must - the building is very interesting and seeing inside... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Kasia Z
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195 Nagaike, Nagano, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

WhT a great place to see where the speed skating even was held. A beauty structure showing Japanese love of wood. They turn venue into arena for other events, but go into their museum and experience the Olympic's.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you like the Olympics, this place is a must - the building is very interesting and seeing inside the M-Wave, all the ice rings, it is something - the place is huge! The museum itself is small and didn't have as many artifacts as...More

Thank Kasia Z
Reviewed 26 November 2016

It is just like being at the Olympics. 1998 Speed Skating arena and it has the Olympic museum open on the weekends. Every seat is great and the facilities are nice.

Thank bbstuff3
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The M-wave facility is still in good condition and the Olympic Museum inside is open and accessible. Some of the facilities are starting to show their age though and the museum is not well staffed.

Thank Herbie51
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Great arena open to public some days. Check 1st as holds many private events(school tournaments). Not too expensive and easy to use ticket machines and rent skates. Also if you get lucky one Sunday each month open to the public free of charge(just pay rental...More

Thank neil g
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We took a day trip to Nagano M-Wave during a ski break. it was easy to get from Nagano from Hakuba (only one hour and a bit on the bus; and the fare isn't outrageously expensive either). Once arrive Nagano station, we had the option...More

Thank Adelaide C
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Nagano 1998 Olympics bring back fond memories to us Dutch, therefore I had to this "Shrine" of Speed-skating. Beautiful architecture, kind people who let us have a look around although it was closed. There is also a little 1998 Olympics museum and M-Wave memorabilia shop....More

Thank Goldmember_51
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