Nippon Maru was built in 1930 as a training ship for cadets. The ship brought up 11,500 cadets for 54 years until her retirement in 1984. The ship, now in Yokohama, has been Read more [...]
Yokohama Port Museum opened in 2009 to exhibit the history of the Port of Yokohama. Nippon Maru and Yokohama Port Museum are in Nippon Maru Memorial Park. The park was converted from the dockyard into a waterfront park in 1985 and holds many concerts and events throughout the year.