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The Naruto German House

Built on the site of a relocation camp where German prisoners of WWI lived for three years, the Deutsches Haus displays mementos of their daily life, tools, and cultural objects. The soldiers interacted with the local community and formed an orchestra that presented the first performance in Japan of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.

Information

Hours 9:00-16:30
Closed Every 4th Monday (If it falls on a holiday, closed the next day), Dec. 28 - 31
Fee Adult: 400 yen, Elementary or junior high school student: 100 yen
Access About 20 minutes walk from JR Bando Station
Address 13 Hirotsuka, Bando, Oasa-cho, Naruto-shi
Foreign Languages Available English, German(Menus, Facility guide signs)

Map

Contact

Tel 088-689-0099

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