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Toyota Kaikan Museum

1 Toyota-Cho, Toyota 471-8571, Aichi Prefecture
+81 565-28-2121
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“plant tour” (28 reviews)
“assembly line” (17 reviews)
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1 Toyota-Cho, Toyota 471-8571, Aichi Prefecture
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+81 565-28-2121
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"plant tour"
in 28 reviews
"assembly line"
in 17 reviews
"kaikan museum"
in 12 reviews
"exhibition hall"
in 12 reviews
"toyota kaikan"
in 19 reviews
"meeting place"
in 3 reviews
"shows how"
in 3 reviews
"months in advance"
in 2 reviews
"english tour guide"
in 2 reviews
"on display"
in 6 reviews
"assembly plant"
in 5 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
"bus ride"
in 4 reviews
"english speakers"
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"jr pass"
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"interesting displays"
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"public transportation"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Toyota factory is awesome. It’s a two hour tour which starts at the small museum. Very inspiring to see the Japanese work so hard and also the cleanliness and air conditioning is noteworthy. The plant is world class and a must see for those...More

Thank V3AS
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was very impressed with the conceptualization of the museum exhibits, coupled with many live demonstrations of the textile and automobile machineries. Bravo to the Japanese guide (for English speaking visitors) who was knowledgeable, friendly and always doing her best to explain things in a...More

Thank Koh K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can learn new technologies of hydrogen engine which has already launched as "MIRAI" in Japan. The museum itself is compact, and you can walk around within an hour. You should definitely make a reservation to join the plant tour in advance! Staffs are knowledgeable...More

Thank Kotaro H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meeting place is at Toyota Kaikan Museum and it's quite far out. Make sure you plan how to get there. Once you reach the train station, take a taxi to the Kaikan museum. It's too far to walk. The meeting time is 10.30am for...More

2  Thank c00kiem0n
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

If it's not too far out of your way, book a factory tour with Toyota. You have to book it online prior to getting there, but it's so worth it. Get there early, because they leave from the Kaikan museum on time. Absolutely no photography...More

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

We love going on factory tours - be it wine, food or car. This was the best factory tour we had been to. Our tour guide was courteous and knowledgeable. Good English skills. Tour route was expertly arranged and involved some fun hands-on games. One...More

Thank waijgjy
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit if you’re in the area but I don’t think it’s worth going out of your way for. It’s an interesting look into how manufacturing is done by a Japanese company and there are a few hands on things to do at...More

1  Thank pope86
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Our family booked the English tour way in advance and the meeting place at 10:30am was the Toyota Kaikan Museum. Coming from Nagoya via public transport, we took a different route from what was recommended on the website because we wanted to get there early....More

1  Thank Adithepv
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

I turned up here on the day to look at the cars on display and learn about the technology just out of fascination nothing else. I did not have a factory tour booked, but to my surprise I was offered one on the arrival day...More

2  Thank Brisbane41
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

We booked an English plant tour and Toyota Kaikan Museum is the meeting place for the tour. It is located around 15 mins walk from Mikawa-Toyota train station. Before our plant tour departs at 11am, we walked around the exhibition hall which has plenty of...More

Thank Abdul R
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Pradipta S
May 16, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
The English tour is at 11 am. Be there no later than 10:30. Great tour.
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c00kiem0n
March 25, 2018|
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Response from Brisbane41 | Reviewed this property |
They have lockers and a storage room where they can store luggage, bags and belongings and issue you with a ticket to identify your belongings. You do not enter the storage room as the staff are the only ones allowed in... More
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tjagnes1
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Min S | Reviewed this property |
HI, sorry, I can't help you..We travelled with a Japanese friend and he did all the travel visits from Higashiyama park, museums, temples, drove us from Aichi to Kyoto...arranged trips to Tokyo...can't understand the... More
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