Abiko City Museum of Birds is the only museum related to bird studies and exhibition in Japan under the theme “Harmony among Birds and People!”. Visitors can see the specimen of Nipponia Nippon, the eggs of the world’s largest extinct “elephant bird”, a fossil of feather 5 million years old, and the must-not-miss fossil replica of Archaeopteryx. Crafts classes are also available occasionally.
- 9:30 – 16:30
- Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
Price / Rate
- 300 yen (General, Adult)
- 200 yen (Student)
- Free (Child)
Access / Public Transport
- 10 minutes from JR Abiko Station by the bus bound for Higashi Abiko Shako. Get off at Abiko Shiyakusho-mae Bus stop.
- 我孫子市鳥の博物館 (Only available in Japanese)
Address / Location
- 234-3, Konoyama, Abiko-shi, Chiba, 270-1145