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National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo

Travel Guide - National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo

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National Museum of Nature and Science is Japan's nationally administrated comprehensive science museum and is a central institute for research in natural history and the history of science and technology.
Its permanent exhibits are categorized into two galleries: the Japan Gallery presents the various aspects of nature in Japan under the theme of “Nature of the Japanese archipelago”. The Global Gallery houses the "History of Life on Earth", which exhibits the evolution of humans, dinosaurs, and other forms of life, the diversity of biology and the environment, the progress of science and technology, and the research of the universe and materials.
Information terminals are available in the exhibition rooms for detailed narrations in four languages: Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean. At “Tanken Hiroba” (Exploration space), you can enjoy learning about science and nature through experiments.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 – 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing
  • 9:00 – 20:00 (Fridays. Admission until 30 minutes before closing)

ClosedClosed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)
  • New Year’s holidays

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 620 yen (General, Adult)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from JR Ueno Station
  • 10 minutes walk from Ueno Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G16) or Hibiya Line (H17)
  • 10 minutes walk from Keisei Ueno Station on the Keisei Main Line (KS01)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 7-20, Uenokoen, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-0007

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Hikari @HIKARI_Light04 - 2019-02-10
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Hikari @HIKARI_Light04 - 2019-02-10
Ameyoko is one of the liveliest shopping avenues in Tokyo, which becomes so filled with people on weekends that one… https://t.co/HoqhHcjy6s
Lavanya ಲಾವಣ್ಯ লাৱণ্যা @TheSignOfFive - 2019-02-10
Thank you for walking with me!

I leave you with some gratuitous shots of big (& very small) animal skeletons.

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Rachel Hale @_glitterworm - 2019-02-09
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sciencetells @sciencetells - 2019-02-07
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ayumi koso@work @iyoumek - 2019-02-04
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Rachel Hale @_glitterworm - 2019-01-23
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ɯɐɥɔ qoɹ @robcham - 2019-01-20
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ɯɐɥɔ qoɹ @robcham - 2019-01-20
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Chika Kietzmann@まにあっくドイツ観光 @ChikaCaputh - 2019-01-19
Hiroshi Kato (@TyrannoDinoHiro), science communicator of dinosaur paleontology, led me to the dinosaur exhibition o… https://t.co/9bOCrUaaf2
Morgane Merien @MorganeMerien - 2019-01-17
My only #MuseumSelfie is from the National Museum of Nature and Science in Tokyo. One of the best museums I’ve ever… https://t.co/ao0Jmd06fK
Hiroshi Kato @TyrannoDinoHiro - 2019-01-12
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Mac Lifter @liftermac - 2018-12-31
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DelphineC @DelphineCaron16 - 2018-12-27
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Myles Norris @MylesNorris7 - 2018-12-15
Found poor Hachi waiting at the Tokyo National Museum of Nature and Science rather than Shibuya.
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とむねこ/Tomneko Photographer @TOMNEKO_PHOTO - 2018-12-09
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Lamees ✨ @Lam313s - 2018-11-30
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D74 @FabioDepetrillo - 2018-11-07
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Georgia Carson 👩🏻‍🔬 @thebibliophile9 - 2018-11-06
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amuzen @_amuzen - 2018-11-05
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“A Thousand Wonders of Japanese Technology” exhibition
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Jessica Esa @BooksandBao - 2018-10-29
There's a great exhibition of the technology that changed Japan (30.10- 19.3.3) at the Tokyo National Museum of Nat… https://t.co/44S8ZzVPz0
Kimberly Horii @KimmyHorii - 2018-10-15
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Kimberly Horii @KimmyHorii - 2018-10-15
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