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Museum of Aeronautical Sciences

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Good experience than an usual museum in proximity to NRT

Wanted to be closer to the airplane take-off moment ? This is the Museum can provide it. You can... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
SekBoy
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Toronto, Canada
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Great aviation museum, a 'must do' for enthusiasts!

We recently spent time in Japan and, while staying in Narita, found this great museum near Narita... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2016
Sally W
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Brisbane, Australia
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Jul 13, 2018
“Good experience than an usual museum in proximity to NRT ”
Dec 22, 2016
“Great aviation museum, a 'must do' for enthusiasts!”
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111-3 Iwayama, Shibayama-machi, Sanbu-gun 289-1608, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to be closer to the airplane take-off moment ? This is the Museum can provide it. You can walk out to the balcony to take a few photos when planes are taking off. There is also an observatory level in door if u want...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank SekBoy
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

We recently spent time in Japan and, while staying in Narita, found this great museum near Narita International Airport. My husband is a pilot, and our 7 year old son loves flying/planes, and this museum was great. There were a number of old planes outside...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Sally W
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Feels a bit dated, but still if you have an interest in aeronautics it's well worth checking this place out. One highlight is the viewing platform, where you can watch the planes coming in and out of the airport, and it's so close that you...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

From the outside this place looks very promising. Many real aircrafts and helicopters on display outdoors. Inside some interesting experiments to discover. Unfortunately English translation or guided tour is inexistent. Entrance fee ¥500, try to get the 20% discount voucher from Narita JR station tourist...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Swissflyer54
Reviewed June 28, 2014

A good place to take children and the entrance fee is cheap. Lots of small aircraft in front of the museum that children can climb in and out of. The cross-section of the 747 on display inside the museum is interesting, and you can appreciate...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank Voyage803640
Reviewed May 5, 2014

Visited this place a number of times for both planespotting and relaxing with the family. Depending on which way the wind is blowing, you can see landing very clearly. The outside open area with the planes are excellent for kids and a nice place for...More

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank Vanillachan
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