On 15th April 1910, Japan's Imperial Submarine No.6, under the command of Captain Sakuma, had an accident and sank to the depths. Recovered articles that once belonged to the mariners who died, and information about the accident, are on display in this memorial hall. The brave action and decisions of the 30 year old captain are much admired by all who know the story. The hall, managed by the local Education committee) is not open on a regular basis.
|Address||61-2 Kitamaegawa, Wakasa-cho, Mikatakaminaka-gun, Fukui-pref.|
|Access||On Maizuru-Wakasa Expressway
6 min. drive from Wakasa-Mikata I.C. (via Route 27)
|Opening Hours||9:00 to 17:00 (Last entry 16:30)|
|Closed Days||Closed on Mondays, 3rd Sunday of the month and over the year-end/New Year holidays|