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Akinai to Kurashi Wax Doll Museum

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Address: 1938 Uchiko, Kita-gun, Uchiko-cho 791-3301, Ehime Prefecture
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Walk through replicas of history

Another reason to stop by in Uchiko. This gives a general history of what it was like to work in a traditional Japanese shop, and there's a remarkable attention to detail - old... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 July 2016
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Southport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Another reason to stop by in Uchiko. This gives a general history of what it was like to work in a traditional Japanese shop, and there's a remarkable attention to detail - old rooms, wax dolls that talk to each other, shelves and drawers filled with old chemicals. If I recall correctly, I was given an English pamphlet to help... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Nice place for short visit. You can understand Japanese culture more. The dolls can move and talk. Worth paying short visit only.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

While at first I didn't think Id enter this small museum I was taken aback at how well done it is- I wish there were museums like this on the main island. The wax dolls are so vivid and assist in understanding how life was in this very large and impressive life. Its one of the best places Ive seen... More 

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