Sendai Kaleidoscope Museum

Travel Guide - Sendai Kaleidoscope Museum


Sendai Kaleidoscope Museum is an experience-based museum displaying various kinds of kaleidoscopes, from the unique to the mysterious, the antique to the modern.
The exhibition includes the kaleidoscopes made in the 1800's.

You can touch and look into the kaleidoscopes displayed at the second floor.
You can also try making your original kaleidoscope at the museum shop.

Opening Hours

  • 9:30 - 17:00 *admission until 30 minutes before closing


  • No closing days

Access / Public Transport

  • 40 minutes from JR Sendai Station by the bus bound for Akiu-onsen / Akiu-otaki.Get off at Matsuba Bus stop.

Address / Location

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(lemon girl 🍋) @just_a_fern - 2020-09-22
@evan_monteiro There’s a kaleidoscope museum in Sendai, Japan you could visit once it’s safe to travel:
kaahnman @ahnpankaahnman - 2020-05-25
@shochu_danji Went to a kaleidoscope museum up Sendai way.
justin velgus @JustinSendai - 2016-05-09
Take a look! Sendai Kaleidoscope Museum in the hot spring resort town #Akiu, in #Sendai via @japantravelcom