Stanford Japan Guide > Arts & Entertainment > Museums/Resources > History Museums

A-Bomb WWW Museum | English | Japanese
Basic information about the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Photos of museum in Hiroshima. Interviews of survivors. Presented by project team based in Hiroshima.
(Hits: 3,898 Listed: 08/19/2002)
Asuka Historical Museum | English | Japanese
Museum displays cultural artifacts to show historical significance of the Asuka region. Also includes virtual museum, with history, description and photos of collections.
(Hits: 3,891 Listed: 03/30/2002)
Edo-Tokyo Museum | English | Japanese
Official site of Edo-Tokyo Museum. Museum exhibits are concerned with societal/cultural change of Tokyo from ancient times to present. Site has detailed floor-by-floor map of museum and photographs of sample exhibits.
(Hits: 3,890 Listed: 06/20/2003)
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum | English | Japanese
Museum located in Hiroshima. Site displays photographs of museum exhibits with detailed explanation and allows virtual tour of museum and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park.
(Hits: 3,889 Listed: 06/20/2003)
Japanese American National Museum | English
Museum located in Los Angeles, California, displays artifacts including clothing, furniture, documents, related to Japanese experience in America. Site provides details on exhibits and collections, calendar of events, and other general info.
(Hits: 3,889 Listed: 03/30/2002)
Museum Meijimura | English | Japanese
Village-style museum of Meiji history and culture. Sixty Meiji buildings have been brought from parts of Japan and rebuilt in the museum. Located in Nagoya, Aichi.
(Hits: 3,895 Listed: 07/17/2003)
Noichi Ryoma History Museum | English | Japanese
Wax Museum devoted to Sakamoto Ryoma. Select scenes of his life described on website. Located in Kochi.
(Hits: 3,896 Listed: 04/13/2004)

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