Abiko City Museum of Birds

Travel Guide - Abiko City Museum of Birds

Information

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.

Opening Hours

  • 9:30 - 16:30

Closed

  • Mondays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)

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.

Address / Location

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Tweets

山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2021-07-27
In Abiko City Museum of Birds, a special exhibition on various champions of birds is now being held until Sun. 28 N… https://t.co/4h3vgrR5fu
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2021-06-17
102nd 'Theme Talk' is scheduled to be held online in afternoon of Sat. 19 June, where N. Nakamura of YIO talks abo… https://t.co/uevqVASvv9
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-10-16
The 95th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled to be held online in the afternoon of Saturday 17th Oct., where Y. Saito of Abik… https://t.co/LNAA9P4yUt
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-08-14
The special exhibition on bird banding in the Abiko City Museum of Birds which started on 1 February and was interr… https://t.co/dwwxtp1Gtp
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-07-17
'Theme Talk' is back after a break of 5 months !

In afternoon of Saturday 18 Jul., Y. Odaya of Abiko City Museum… https://t.co/ggnRobQ4gM
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-02-21
Seminar: Banding research of the White Wagtail

In this seminar held in afternoon of Sun. 23 Feb. in Abiko City Mus… https://t.co/ggbqTkkngu
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-02-20
A special exhibition on bird banding, a research method in which birds are attached with numbered metal bands and o… https://t.co/B0XPwGh8FL
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-02-12
The 92nd 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat. 15 Feb. in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, where Gen Mo… https://t.co/It0Itnz7pd
Sebastian Maslow @smaslow_japan - 2020-02-09
#chibaraki Abiko City Museum of Birds is definitely worth a visit. https://t.co/HIylqgFqx9
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2020-01-10
The 91st 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat. 18. Jan. in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where T. Saito… https://t.co/4iWDXZHIXJ
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-12-18
The 90th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in afternoon of Sat. 21 Dec. in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where N. Tomita of Y… https://t.co/eyIzlEEdas
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-10-17
The 89th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 19th October in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, whe… https://t.co/5Kn5mkOC7q
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-07-18
87th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled on Sat. 20. Jul. in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where N. Nakamura of YIO talks about… https://t.co/uvRGjbPhoE
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-06-13
86th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat. 15 Jun. in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where T. Hiraoka of… https://t.co/E5NVZmRZ5Q
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-05-17
The 85th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat. 18. May in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, where Y. Shi… https://t.co/dIWGw1K6gW
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-04-18
The 84th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 20th April in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, where… https://t.co/oNntLJ9ygx
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-03-27
A brief report on YIO'S activities in Japan Bird Festival 2018 held on 3 and 4 Nov. 2018 is posted in the link. YIO… https://t.co/e9vlvmOpN5
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2019-01-18
The 81st 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 19th January, in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, wh… https://t.co/V3NA87AdKD
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-12-14
The 80th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled tomorrow afternoon in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, where YIO’s rookie, Teru Y… https://t.co/KI8DeEoR7Y
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-11-15
The 80th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 15th December, in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, w… https://t.co/6wgsVFgMYd
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-11-08
Torihaku Nikki (Bird Museum Diary)', one of the blogs by Abiko City Museum of Birds reports on 'Chogaku Koza(Ornith… https://t.co/ByHqnhdCnq
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-10-18
79th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled on Sat. 20 Oct, in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where Takeshi Yamasaki of YIO talks a… https://t.co/ykenGX4Ipc
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-08-16
The 78th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 18th August in the Abiko City Museum of Birds. Shig… https://t.co/5qeTkk4adK
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-08-02
An exibition entitled 'Abiko no toshicho - Toshi no Hatten to Tori tachi no Utsurikawari' (Urban birds in Abiko Cit… https://t.co/cbmhZDlnvJ
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-05-10
75th and 76th 'Theme Talks' are held on Sat. 19 May and 16 Jun., in the Abiko City Museum of Birds. In former, N. N… https://t.co/zQJU2gOOtY
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-05-10
In celebration of Bird Week, a short bird watching tour is held by Lake Tega-numa, in Abiko City in the morning of… https://t.co/ik49hhSSPX
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-02-26
The 73rd 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat.10th Mar., in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where T. Hirao… https://t.co/ZGalWFqiDy
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2018-01-11
The 71st 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Sat. 13th Jan., in Abiko City Museum of Birds, where Y. Iwa… https://t.co/ACBljnLgJp
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2017-12-06
The 70th 'Theme Talk' is scheduled in the afternoon of Saturday 9th December, in the Abiko City Museum of Birds, wh… https://t.co/FfLOddyqbT
山階鳥類研究所 YIO @yamashina_inst - 2017-10-07
See why scientific and vernacular names reversed between two Japanese chat species!
#Abiko_City_Museum_of_Birds… https://t.co/v2J9Vj9G5z