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Nagoya Museums

Aquarium + Giant wheel + Fuji Icebreaker - view from the lighthouse - Nagoya Port - Japan (15676490678)

Nagoya is Japan’s third-largest city located on the Pacific coast and its economic and financial power in the post-war years has rekindled its long history of artistic and cultural endeavours.

Nagoya has multiple museums, including traditional and modern art, handicrafts to industrial high-tech, natural and scientific museums. Below is a list of some of the significant museums in Nagoya:

Essential Facts:

  • City:                                 Nagoya
  • Japanese:                        名古屋市
  • Country:                          Japan
  • Japanese:                        東京都
  • Population:                     Metro 9 million

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“Fall down seven times, stand up eight.”
Japanese Proverb

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Photo Credits: 1) By Cesar I. Martins from Jundiai, Brazil [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons