Ruins of the Great East Japan Earthquake Sedai Arahama Elementary School, Sendai

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  • Whilst a little tricky to get to, Arahama school is definitely worth a visit. It’s possible to see the water level of the tsunami both outside and inside the building, which is pretty fascinating...  more »
  • Everything has happened here and the place tells a story. Getting here is tricky but once here, you get to see the water marks on the second floor, the bend balcony steel on the second floor...  more »
  • This was a fascinating site where 320 children and neighbors survived the 2011 tsunami. The nearby town was destroyed, but the school remains as a reminder to be prepared for the possibility of a...  more »
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  • The bravery of the teachers and the students on that terrible day will stay with me for many years. The horror caused by the devastating tsunami can be seen everywhere around the school yet there was a strange peace at the same time. A peace brought on by a thousand, thousand prayers to the Almighty.
  • Sad but really important place!
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