Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History

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Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History

The Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History (茨城県立歴史館 Ibaraki kenritsu rekishikan?) is a museum in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan. It is one of Japan's many museums which are supported by a prefecture.[1]

The museum opened in 1974. The collection focuses on the history of Ibaraki and the grounds also include a number of reconstructed Edo-period farm buildings.[2][3]

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  1. ^ Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Museums" in Japan Encyclopedia, pp. 671-673.
  2. ^ "Ibaraki Prefectural Museum of History". Ibaraki Prefecture. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Kashima and Mito - Mito (9)" (PDF). Japan National Tourism Organization. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 

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Coordinates: 36°22′45″N 140°27′00″E / 36.37917°N 140.45000°E / 36.37917; 140.45000