Michinoku Date Masamune History Museum

Travel Guide - Michinoku Date Masamune History Museum


Date Masamune was the Daimyo (territorial lord) who reigned the Ou region (today's Tohoku region) in medieval times.
The museum recreates the 25 highlights scene of Masamune's life 400 years ago with 250 wax dolls.

Wax dolls of other 50 historical people who represents the Tohoku region from the late-Edo Period (1603 - 1868) to today, such as Osamu Dazai, Hideyo Noguchi, and Kenji Miyazawa are also displayed in the museum.

Opening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00
  • 9:00 - 16:30 (December 21 - March 20)


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from JR Matsushima-kaigan Station

Address / Location

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