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Heijyokyo History Museum - CLOSED

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Disclosed the old corner of Nara

It is a good place to demonstrate the background history of Nara period. Worth to wait for the... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2016
LaSingers
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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
Not original!!!

I thought original palace which was not. It's totally new and clean. But it will be change after... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
erikamix
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Osaka, Japan
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21 Oct 2016
“Not original!!!”
1 May 2016
“Disclosed the old corner of Nara”
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I thought original palace which was not. It's totally new and clean. But it will be change after 100 years later?! Anyway, it was nice to see at least once

Thank erikamix
Reviewed 2 May 2016

It is a good place to demonstrate the background history of Nara period. Worth to wait for the language translated video shows, which talking about the task of the navigation from Japan to China during Zhong Dynasty. Free access when you have passport showing.

Thank LaSingers
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

There is Taiji Dono in this Heijyokyo area which is reproduced in 2011 based on the excavation of Nara Era. This Taiji Dono is so beautiful that you imagine how the emperor in that era audience to people from small town and from abroad. Heijyokyo...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

We have been to the museum because of a recommendation from the tourist information, it's well made, but very small! Only a few animated movies in 3 different cinemas for some you get an I-pot to listen in English but most of the clips are...More

1  Thank jan-japan
Reviewed 13 May 2014

A long way to go to see a diplomatic ship and two theatres showing animated cartoons of the history. Good for school kids but not enough there for adults.

2  Thank PeterLitza
Reviewed 12 July 2013 via mobile

This is a theater full of a sense of reality. The name of the country, Japan "Yamatonokuni" 1300 years ago. I saw "construction of Daibutu" and "the founding of Japan".

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