Let’s learn history of Shimoda and Japan ! (Shimoda Kaikoku Museum)
- Throughout a year
- 1 people 1,200yen～
Outline of the programShimoda Port was opened to the outside world by the arrival of the American fleet,'Kurofune - Black Ships.'
As a history museum in Shimoda, we display 1,000 historical materials related to Perry, Harris, Putjatin, Shoin Yoshida and Tojin Okich.
Program scheduleWalk around in the museum and read the explanation labels.
Feel the dawn of Moden Japan, following the foot steps of Commodore Perry, Townsend Harris, Shoin Yoshida, Tojin Okichi. All of them struggled to achieve what he, or she should do, in the turbulent age.
Availability of English guides on the day of the activityJapanese only.
Some exhibitions have English explanation.
English brochure is available.
Detail of the program
|Venue ⁄ location||Shimoda Kaikoku Hakubutsukan (History Museum)|
|Available period||Throughout a year|
|Hours of registration||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|Length of the program||About 40 minutes|
|Necessity of bringing something to eat||No|
|Place to eat||No|
Required items to bring
Precautions ⁄ remarks
Details of the fee
Adult (high school students and above) : 1,200yen / Child(elementary school and junior high school student) : 700yen / High school student and college student : 1,000yen / ※Student's ID card should be shown. / ( Group of 10 or more can take guided tours in the museum. Reservation required.)
|Remarks concerning the fee|
|Payment method||Cash only|
|Cancellation fee||On the day and non-participation without notice : 100%|
|Reservations accepted from||Throughout a year|
|Reservations accepted until||5:00PM, 7 days prior|
|Maximum number of people accepted through the reservation||1～300 people|
Meeting place ⁄ map
Meeting place (name) ⁄ meeting timeShimoda Kaikoku Hakubutsukan (History Museum)
Meeting place (address ⁄ access)5 minutes bus ride from Shimoda Station for Shimoda Marine Aquarium. Get off at Kaikoku Hakubutsukan (History Museum).
Reservation ⁄ inquiry
|English service for making reservations and inquiries||No support in English. Please contact to "Seamon" by phone or email.|
|Name||Shimoda Kaikoku Hakubutsukan (History Museum)|
|Address||8-13 4 chome Shimoda|
|TEL ⁄ FAX||
When you make a reservation or inquiry on the phone or via FAX, tell the instructor that you saw the Sea-mon website.
|Closed||7 days a week|
The information on this website is subject to change. Please contact individual offices, stores, or the Seamon Shimoda Guide office (TEL: 0558-22-5255) for more detail.