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The Ruins of Arahama Elementary School

震災遺構 仙台市立荒浜小学校 | Ruins of the Great East Japan Earthquake: Arahama Elementary School

A school turned disaster memorial conveys powerful stories

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Roger Smith

Photo by Roger Smith

Details

ADDRESS

32-1 Shinborihata Arahama-Aza, Wakabayashi-ku,Sendai, Miyagi, 984-0033

ACCESS BY PUBLIC TRANSIT

About 15 minutes by bus from Arai Station (荒井駅).
From Arai Station Bus Platform 2 (荒井駅2番のりば), board bus bound for Kyu-Arahama Shogakko (旧荒浜小学校). Alight at Kyu-Arahama Shogakko-mae (旧荒浜小学校前), the final stop. Timetable here.

ADMISSION

Free

LANGUAGES

Limited English

HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE

Yes

HOURS

10:00–16:00

CLOSED DAYS

Mondays*, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of every month*, the day after public holidays**, & the New Year's holiday period
*If the Monday or Tuesday is a national holiday, it will remain open.
**If the day after a national holiday is a Saturday, Sunday, or national holiday, it will remain open.

PHONE

022-355-8517

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