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BT0041 Kesennuma City

Earthquake Disaster Recovery Kataribe (Narrator) Guide

Contents/Itinerary for BOSAI

A Kataribe (narrator) guide will board the bus or car and will talk about the conditions during the disaster and of the reconstruction while going around the area severely damaged by the earthquake disaster.
In addition to the Shark Museum and Rias Ark Museum, which exhibits photos of disaster-stricken objects and affected areas, it is possible to customize the course based on your request to include the ruins of the former Kesennuma Koyo High School and the seawall, etc.
(1) Inland Bay Inspection Course (1 hour)
(2) Inland Bay to Hashikami or Karakura Peninsula Tour Course (2 hours)
(3) Earthquake Disaster Comprehensive Learning Course (3 hours)
* A separate entrance fee will be charged when visiting the Rias Ark Museum and the Shark Museum.

What we want to tell through our BOSAI contents

Making use of specialized knowledge and experiences, the Kataribe (narrators) (more than 30 members) from various occupations will explain the response during and after a disaster as well as the steps toward recovery.

Minimum capacity

Usually 10 people

Maximum capacity

200 people, 5 buses * Consultation is required

Fee (Per person or per activity)

'◎ Basic Fee (this is the charge when arranging 1 Guide)
 (1) Kataribe (Narration) of Giant Tsunami Experiences (for general participants)
    1 hour: 3,000 yen, 2 hours: 5,000 yen, 3 hours: 8,000 yen
 (2) Disaster Preparedness Education Kataribe (Narration) (for field trips of high school students and below)
    1 hour: 2,000 yen, 2 hours: 3,000 yen, 3 hours: 5,000 yen
* This is the hourly fee. Please contact if exceeding 3 hours.

Required time for BOSAI contents

1 - 3 hours * Please contact if exceeding 3 hours.

Disaster Categories

Earthquake / Tsunami

Disaster phases of the contents

Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Reconstruction


General / Elementary, junior high and high schools / All

How to implement BOSAI contents

Lecture / Lecture tour

Organization Names

Kesennuma Tourism & Convention Bureau


TEL: 0226-22-4560 / FAX: 0226-22-9280