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Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum

Closed Now: 09:30 - 18:00
Open today: 09:30 - 18:00
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Worth to visit after 5pm/6pm!

Admission ticket more cheaper if went there after 5pm/6pm (may check on line). Illumination nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Akasaka, Japan
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Great place to bring the kids

Visited this museum with my husband and kids. This place can be covered in half a day. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Barbara R
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3077-20 Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0304, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-20-4111
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a weird museum full of instruments all right but you can't listen to very many of them. The atmosphere reminded us of a theme park for children. Unfortunaterly I cannot recommend this museum if you're interested in mechanical instruments.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elina S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a bit small and catered to children, would have enjoyed being able to hear more of the antique music boxes which were beautiful and intricate but we couldn't hear their music, so what was the point. Lovely setting but not much to do. Good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Admission ticket more cheaper if went there after 5pm/6pm (may check on line). Illumination nice with the building and if lucky, can see mountain fuji!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chlorisku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a really unique experience, we visited here on the 28th of October '18. I'm a pianist and I generally don't mind classical music. They had some really interesting automated instruments, one of a kind instruments who aren't likely to see anywhere else in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sam_wise_0404
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to have a beautiful day with full mount Fuji view. The place itself is gorgeous. The concerts are lovely. My 6 years old daughter and I enjoyed the them so much snd stayed there nearly wholeday. The food and performances everything was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Degi C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

When reading websites about this place it does not, they do not do any justice. This place is small but packed with a lot. The garden is immaculately kept and looked beautiful. Not sure when the main clock tower does the fountain show, but it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tobbs V
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Visited this museum with my husband and kids. This place can be covered in half a day. We enjoyed doing the personalized music boxes! Great view of Mt Fuji on a clear day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 21 October 2018

I am not a fan of music especially orchestra or classical like this but the atmosphere all around and some unique details at all was thrilling me and always surprise me when we moved to another building, really amazing and fascinated for family. (Halloween theme...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nate_DKE
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

At first I think its free. Hehehe. The admission fees is ¥1500. Its like small theme park that have automatic musical instrument

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank aihaibara27
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Unfortunately cut short by the arrival of a Typhoon, we had a wonderful if short afternoon at the museum. There are regular demonstrations of the instruments and the main hall held further demonstrations of the larger items, accompanied by a singer or following some sort...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Grace L
24 April 2018|
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Response from tj88chen | Reviewed this property |
There are several souvenir shops in the museums. I didn't see any DIY workshops for such but you should be able to buy one with your favourite songs.
7 March 2015|
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Response from AraleMelbourne | Reviewed this property |
The bus goes round in a loop and stops at all the different popular tourist attractions. The 1000¥ Is a daily fare. You can hop on and off if you buy the daily ticket. You can buy a 2 days ticket for 1300¥. If you only visit... More