Yamato Museum

The Yamato Museum is a nickname of the "Kure Maritime Museum" in Kure, Hiroshima, Japan.

History
The museum opened on April 23, 2005. It is nicknamed the Yamato Museum due to the display in the lobby of the large model ship Yamato Hiroba, a 1/10 scale model of the Japanese battleship Yamato ( see image at right).

Museum

Exhibition Rooms

  • Yamato Hiroba - 1/10 scale of the Japanese battleship Yamato
  • History of Kure - as the shipbuilding, port city and the chinjyufu
  • Large Objects Exhibition Room
  • Shipbuilding Technology
  • Future Prospects


Other rooms


  • Experiment work room
  • Library
  • The citizens gallery
  • Meeting rooms


Fourth floor view terrace
The museum has an observation terrace on the 4th floor of the building, where people can stand to view the area.

Museum shop Yamato
The museum contains a gift shop.

Outside


  • Brick park
  • Lawn plaza
  • Yamato Wharf


Access


  • JR Kure Station
  • Kure City bus "Youmetown Yamato Museum-mae" bus stop
  • Kure Port


Media

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