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Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History

Address: 2-4-1 Higashida, Yahatahigashi-ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture 805-0071, Japan
Phone Number: +81 93-681-1011
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Ranked #2 of 63 Attractions in Kitakyushu
Type: Museums
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Singapore
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88 reviews 88 reviews
58 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

The location is a mere 5 mins walk from JR Space World sta. And indeed what attracted most ppe will be the large Space world Theme Park that is situated opposite the Museum instead… The admittance fee is 500 yen for adults. The Museum presents the evolution of life on earth and human history and the exhibition covers a wide... More 

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San Luis Obispo
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Dinosaurs, oh my! Weather was a bit funny when we went during Golden Week, with rain about to break. It didn't seem to dampen the spirits of any of the attendees, however, with crowds equally split between a new exhibit showcasing cats of all shapes and sizes, versus the traditional natural history of the region. There were interesting science demonstrations... More 

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Stoney Creek, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We had a day of rain so headed here, not to far of a walk from train station. They had wheel chairs so this was a plus for my Mom. lot of nice exhibits and worth the price of admission.

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Fukuoka, Japan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

There is an admittance fee of 500 yen for adults and 200 yen for children. So cheap. The exhibition covers a wide range, form the process of evolution to Japanese local and historic culture, so both adults and children will be able to have a good time there. Its souvenir store is also good. You can buy stone samples, cute... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

We went there in June this year. I found this museum from the Internet and it is really interesting place to visit. My eldest is a big fan of dinosaurs , we went to Fukui dinosaur museum in 2011. This museum exhibition was different to FKDM that focuses mostly in dinosaurs but adds geology knowledge as well. Recommend for the... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
55 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

The best museum you could find is here, with modern HDMA movie, you will learn about Japanese, and museum it self located in the hill, bu very simple access you reach the museum, the travellator bring you passing the tunnel to reach the main entrance of museum, with illumination decorating light

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Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

It was all fun at this Museum and above all the things learn t from this place. people of all ages learn from this place. Lot of historical things including the extinct Dino sours have been preserved in this place. You will really appreciate the demo of Japanese culture and it feels like in a Japanese home. the laboratory is... More 

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