Okayama Orient Museum, Okayama

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Okayama Orient Museum (岡山市立オリエント美術館, Okayama Shiritsu Oriento Bijutsukan) is a museum of Ancient Near Eastern, Roman provincial, Byzantine, Sassanian, and Islamic Art in Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. As of 2007 there were some 4,852 items, including winged Assyrian reliefs. The museum is a prize-winning design by Okada & Associates.
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  • I am a big fan of museums devoted to archaeology. I knew this one would be a small one, with limited English explanation, but it was advertised all around the city, both in Japanese and English, I...  more »
  • This museum was fine-it's mostly different artifacts in glass cases. It's pretty small though and not foreigner friendly. All of the signs were in Japanese. They gave me an English brochure that had.....  more »
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  • Nice collection, though small. Not much English materials, but still informative, somehow.
  • Big Museum so you can watch but not slowly. What was 1,000 yen admission! I was having so much fun in person, there are plenty of interesting Antiquities-
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