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Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum: Okinawa Peace Memorial Museum (沖縄県平和祈念資料館)


General Information

Facility: Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum
Address: 614-1 Mabuni, Itoman City, Okinawa  901-0333
Phone: +81-98-997-3844
FAX: +81-98-997-3947
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19:30-17:00 (Last admission 16:30)
Dec. 29-Jan. 3

About the Museum:

The Okinawa Prefectural Peace Memorial Museum was opened on April, 2000.  The Museum is located at Okinawa Peace Memorial Park, Itoman city.  

The Museum exhibits a variety of images from the Battle of Okinawa as well as history of Okinawa up to the World War II and the postwar period in which Okinawa was transformed under U.S. military occupation called “Keystone of the Pacific.” 

Related Link(s)

Related Guides

The following list is access guides of facilities  specializing resources related Japanese involvement in World War II.

Summary of Collection(s)


  • Documents, photographs, books from before the Battle of Okinawa, the Battle of Okinawa, and after Battle of Okinawa

Note: The Guide uses the ALA/LC standard romanization, however, it also reflects a different romanization system used by an individual institution or collection.

Online Resource(s)


How to Use the Facility

Visiting the Museum


  • General Admission Fee:
General Admission
Individual 300yen 150 yen
Group (20 or more) 240yen 100 yen

Using the Library

For  information about the Library, please contact the museum. The contact information is provided on the General Information box.

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