This is the museum where we visited last year.

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Dear all,

1. This is the museum which we visited last year.
2. This is the museum where we visited last year.

I think #1 is fine. But Is #2 wrong? Maybe it is grammatically wrong, but it seems like it is acceptable.

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Nor in AmE, unless you "visited" with a group of people and it just happened to take place in a museum.
 

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You could solve the issue by simply saying "This is the museum we visited last year" (in BrE, at least).
 

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Dear all,

Thank you for your replies to my question.

If the sentence is "This is the city where we visited last year", does it also sound strange?

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Dear all,

Thanks again.

If "This is the city where we visited last year" sounds strange,

does "Kyoto is a beautiful city. I visited there" sound strange too?

And "Kyoto is a big city. I visited it" is fine?

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Yes and yes.
 
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