BT0206 Ofunato City

A video exhibition about the Great East Japan Earthquake

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

Screening of video content * Complete version (20 minutes), shortened version (5 minutes)
I Prologue
Ⅱ Memories of past tsunamis
① 1896 Meiji Sanriku Earthquake Tsunami
② 1933 Showa Sanriku Earthquake Tsunami
③ 1960 Chile tsunami
Ⅲ Great East Japan Earthquake. Distinct impacts in each district in the city
Ⅳ Summary

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

We hope that you will gain an understanding of the tsunamis that have hit the area, including the tsunami resulting from the Great East Japan Earthquake, and that this knowledge will be useful for future disaster mitigation measures.

Minimum capacity

1 person

Maximum capacity

15 people *to prevent the spread of Covid-19 there is only limited admission to the theater

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

Admission fee: 300 yen, 250 yen for groups of 20 or more
* Free for high school students and younger

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

Minimum:5 minutes (short version); Maximum: 20 minutes (full version)

Disaster Categories


Disaster phases of the contents

Aftermath of a disaster (72 hours) / Reconstruction


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

Self-guided tour

Organization Names

Ofunato City Museum