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Lafcadio Hearn's Memorial Museum
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Located in the western part of Shiomi Nawate, the museum features an exhibition of over 1,000 items, including 200 of Lafcadio Hearn's favorite personal effects. The display includes such intriguing items as some of Hearn's handwritten manuscripts; study notes written by Hearn's wife Setsu to help her memorize English words; a custom-made writing desk with long legs for Hearn, who was partially blind in his left eye; lamps, a pen tray; and the trunk Hearn carried with him when he disembarked at Yokohama Port.
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Address Matsue city, Okudani-cho
Access 1 min walk from the Lafcadio Hearnfs Memorial Museum bus stop on the Lake-line sightseeing bus service
Telephone 0852-21-2147