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Okuma Memorial Museum

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Okuma Memorial Museum (大隈記念館) is located in Saga Prefecture. Okuma Shigenobu is a former prime minister and a founder of Waseda Univ. This museum displays his birthplace and his many records. This house represents the Okuma's Glory and Accomplishment. Yoka Shrine is one of the old shrine located in Saga City.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.
Admission: 300 yen for Adults, 150 yen for under junior.
There is a group discount.
Time: 9:00 to 17:00 (last entry 16:30)

Access
0. at Saga Station.
1. walk south (15 min.)


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Okuma Memorial Museum
Okuma Shigenobu is one of the legend who helped the Japanese modernization and becomes Japanese Preme Minister twice. He is also the founder of Waseda University. This museum was built for the 125 years anniversary of his birthday. This museum displays many Okuma's documents, private items and other records.

There is also his house of Samurai is remaining in this museum.

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