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Hitachi Civic Center
Japan

Hitachi Civic Center is located on the west of the Hitachi JR station. In the building, there are a large hall, many meeting rooms, and a science museum. Inside the sphere-shaped part, there is a planetarium equipped with the most up-to-date projector.

Copyright: Taro Tsubomura
Type: Spherical
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Uploaded: 01/06/2013
Updated: 09/07/2014
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