Ishin Furusato-kan (Museum of the Meiji Restoration)

Travel Guide - Ishin Furusato-kan (Museum of the Meiji Restoration)


High-tech exhibitions of this historical tourist facility introduces the history of Kagoshima at the end of Edo period (1603 – 1868) and the Meiji Restoration.
You can see the robots of heroes in the Meiji Restoration, such as Saigo Takamori and Okubo Toshimichi.

There are also some other displays exhibited according to themes such as the Atsuhime section, and the "Goju education" hands-on experience section.
In the Meiji Restoration Experience Hall, you can enjoy two different dramas related to the Meiji Restoration.

Opening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 8 minutes walk from JR Kagoshima-chuo Station

Address / Location

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