BT0204 Kamaishi City

"In-house kataribe (eyewitness) program" to learn about the lessons of what happened in Kamaishi after March 11, 2011.

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

"In-house kataribe (eyewitness) guide." Local staff who experienced the earthquake talk about their own experiences and lessons
・ Tsunami Memorial Hall (about 20 to 60 minutes): Along with the exhibition in the hall, the staff will guide and talk about the "events in Kamaishi" at the time of the earthquake, disaster risk education and the experiences they made at that time.
・ Kamaishi Unosumai Recovery Stadium (40-60 minutes): Explanation and tour of the stadium, and a passing on the history of the earthquake program.
・ Kamaishi Unosumai Recovery Stadium (40-60 minutes): In this program, participants will listen to experiences of former elementary and middle school students while. following the path that they used to escape from the tsunami immediately after the Great East Japan Earthquake.

What we want to tell through the experiences of BOSAI Tourism Contents

We would like to convey the importance of preparing for a disaster by making use of the lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake. Our mission is to convey to children and all those who live with nature the "wisdom to survive" learned from disasters, such as "take the initiative to escape to a high place" and "once you escape, do not return, do not let others return".

Minimum capacity

3 people

Maximum capacity

30 - 200 people *depending on program

Fee (Per person or per activity) for BOSAI Tourism Contents

Admission fee: Free
Guide: ① 20 minutes free
Eyewitness Guide: ① 30 minutes 5,000 yen + 200yen per person ~ ② 1 hour 10,000 yen + + 200yen per person ~
Various experience programs: 5,200 yen per person ~
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* Additional 10,000 yen will be added for all programs with an interpreter.

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

20 to 60 minutes maximum (depending on the number of participants)

Disaster Categories

Earthquake / Tsunami

Disaster phases of the contents

Disaster preparedness / Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours)


General / Voluntary organizations for disaster prevention / Local Authorities / Enterprises Elementary / junior high and high schools / University students / Educators / NPOs and NGOs / All

How to implement BOSAI Tourism Contents

Lecture / Workshop / Guided Tour

Organization Names

Tsunami Memorial Hall