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Mollusco Mugi Shell Museum

The museum displays some 2,000 rare and unusual shells from throughout the world, in an attractive building designed in the image of a seashell and built entirely from local timber. The Pacific Ocean is right behind the museum.

Information

Hours 9:00-16:30
Closed Monday (If it falls on a holiday, closed the next day)
Fee High school students and adults: 200 yen Elementary & junior high school students: 100 yen
Access About 30 minutes walk from JR Mugi Station
Address 198-1 Nadashimohamabe, Mugi-cho, Kaifu-gun

Map

Contact

Tel 0884-72-2520
URL http://www.mugi.club-noah.net/

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