Jukambo National Museum, Kusatsu-machi

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  • Few visitors to Kusatsu onsen know that the town was once the site of a lively community of sufferers of what is now called "Hansen's Disease," that is , leprosy. From the late 1900s through 1942...  more »
  • In Kusatsu, there is now a sanatorium for leprosy patients, Kurisei Rakusenen, but on the premises, there was a heavy cell where leprosy patients who were dressed in wet clothes were imprisoned not only in the park but also from all over the country. This is a museum where you can reproduce its history and contents, as well as listen to valuable exhibits and the valuable testimony of former patients, and it is located in the back from the place that went down a little from the entrance of Kurisei Rakusenen. I went to check out the hotel and visited here a little around 10 o'clock.
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