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Otaru Music Box Museum, Otaru

(3.8/5 based on 190 reviews on the web)
Feel the weight of 100 million yen and witness anti-counterfeiting techniques at Otaru Music Box Museum. Set in a grand 1912 building with intricate ornaments and a long marble counter, this "Wall Street of Northern Japan" tells an informative and interactive story of Japan's financial system. See the history of banknotes, enter vaults, and open safe deposit areas with stainless steel doors. You can also watch an 18-minute informative video. Check out security features of yen notes and understand how money is printed and stored. The museum also features a souvenir shop. See Otaru Music Box Museum and all Otaru has to offer by arranging your trip with our Otaru itinerary maker.
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  • 這館位於銀行通上,早年多數銀行都在這條路上,日銀、北海道銀行等等,建築很有歐風,都是辰野金吾設計的,免費參觀,裡面可以體驗一億日元的重量  more »
  • In the Meiji era was developing as the center of the economy of Hokkaido Otaru was understandable, the learned. Fun is the corner to 100 million yen. 100 million yen is actually seen, so the tension rose. Now 10 kg weight in 10000 Yen bills per 1 g, so, you 米一 bag that is close to home. It feels a little bigger than your 米一 bag. Then, old or dirty banknotes did we also ensure the Bank of Japan. By recovered Bill Shredder after a blakiston's fish owl, made good. According to the instructions, the blakiston's fish owl is that it Ainu deity, was that night not to have watched this bank officials making statues on Interior and exterior walls.
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  • And go on weekdays you can visit Holiday Guide to explain the exhibit. It is recommended and can feel the speed of the economy, and the gold standard experience more visualization of the worth of the old ones. Toy with valid piece of paper toy sales, Fukuzawa Yukichi, t-shirts and towels, old banknotes to enjoy souvenir or even be aware of Flash's take
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