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The Yokohama Foreign General Cemetery

The Yokohama Foreign General Cemetery

It started as a cemetery for sailors of Commodore Perry's squadron. Now, more than 5,000 foreigners from about 40 countries are buried here. The tombs of some famous contributors to the modernization of Japan are here. It is also an important cemetery from a historical point of view.

Essential Information

Hours
  • Cemetery : 12:00-16:00 (Feb. to July, Sep. to Dec.)
  • Museum : 10:00-17:00

Suggested duration: 15m

Closed Museum closed on Mondays
Costs Cemetery : 200-300 yen / Museum : Admission Free

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