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Nagoya City Science Museum

2-17-1 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-201-4486
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A great way to spend a few hours

We had a great time visiting the Science museum. Even though most of the information was in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Corinne V
Perth, Australia
Skip the planetarium

I arrived late, just before the cut off time at 4. I got the adult tickets for 800¥ which includes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maria S
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2-17-1 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-201-4486
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time visiting the Science museum. Even though most of the information was in Japanese, it was still good fun. Kids would totally love this place. There are people around in lime green vests ( i think they are volunteers who offer...More

Thank Corinne V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived late, just before the cut off time at 4. I got the adult tickets for 800¥ which includes the museum and the planetarium. I knew before hand that the show was all in Japanese and there would be no English translation, but I...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

So I went with my father since our receptionist recommended the museum. After spending 2 hours there I understand why. It is a huge 6 floor building with things to do in every single floor. We had a fun time, the only sad part being...More

1  Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It was a great learning experience for me and my wife. Lots of experiments and lots of games for kids as well. And the planetarium was the icing in the cake. It was a memorable half an hour or so inside the planetarium. But during...More

Thank ashish a
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Didn't go in but I did walk there specifically to take a photo cuz it looks really cool ;) Heard it's mainly for kids; I saw preschool/elementary school students there on school trips as well.

Thank Voidlime
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

It's a nice option to visit during the weekend with kids. Very interactive, kids will love it, play, experimental...We stay in the museum like 3 hours playing. Totally recommend.

Thank Anjes P
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday, expecting lots of locals and families visiting and there was a huge line at the door at opening. Got in line and it wasn't until an English speaking attendant asked whether we were going to the planetarium (which we weren't) and...More

1  Thank FloC83
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The entry fee for the museum is 400 yen, you pay an extra 400 yen to get a ticket for the planetarium show. There was an additional 1000 yen fee to see the special exhibitions, which we chose not to buy. The science museum was...More

1  Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Good for kids but you need to know science or Japanese because you need to explain to your kids. The tornado machine is interesting and my kid love it. Some facility is not in Hong Kong Science Museum, so we are happy to see them...More

Thank wpkf
Reviewed 15 July 2017

True, you can visit Science Museums just about anywhere but this one was worth the time. As a matter of fact, it was so interesting that we spent far longer checking it all out than we had intended. And one of the most fun parts...More

Thank susch
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O'Shan L
25 August 2015|
Response from Brad M | Reviewed this property |
Multilingual Audio Guide by Brother. I think the building has free WiFi.