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Nagoya City Science Museum

Closes in 11 min: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Good to learn science

Many interesting story here i.e. you can see how Tornado can be happen, -30 degree room...you can... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Poonsak P
Bangkok, Thailand
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Enormous Planetarium

This is a well designed and layed out science museum for children and adults but primarily in... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Noosaville, Australia
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2-17-1 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-201-4486
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Many interesting story here i.e. you can see how Tornado can be happen, -30 degree room...you can enjoy with your kid.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Poonsak P
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a well designed and layed out science museum for children and adults but primarily in Japanese. With the largest Planetarium in Japan it is impressive. However the shows are in Japanese and are therefore more of a visual experience than a true learning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Great place to play with all the experimental exhibition. This place made me kid again! hahaha. Getting mesmerized on the colorful man-made tornado, some smoke making mechanism to Dinosaur skeleton to some fossil and not forgetting the planetarium! (its in Japanese but its understandable) Pls...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Silvirin T
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Very cheap museum with a lot to look at. We only had about 2 hours to spend at the museum, which was not enough to see everything. Great for kids, we were all adults in our group. A bit crowded, perhaps because we went on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ludvig B
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Good opportunity to learn very basic science. Briefing in English at planetarium is needed to foreigner.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

This museum has a lot of interactive experiment and well designed with different theme on each floor. But unfortunately, mostly information only available in Japanese language. It will be very excellent, if they can provide English information on their interactive experiment. This place is very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

I went with my four teenage children today. Interesting building and park but sadly the exhibits are aimed at primary age children. The special areas (lightning room and deep freeze) you jad to join queues for and we missed them because of going to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I have been to this museum today. It is a great one, especially for kids - it seems the museum was built with children in mind. But this is not the point of my review - I want to focus on the planetarium. You can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank gtemp_11
Reviewed September 3, 2018

2 fascinating shows are so popular that the free tickets run out easily. Be sure to arrive earlier and collect the admissions.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JosephChang
Reviewed August 5, 2018

My 5 year old loves it. we have been there more than 5 times in a year. Lot more to explore and good for kids and adults too. their demonstrations are attractive and lids love it. They have planatorium which has family shows and general...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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O'Shan L
August 25, 2015|
Response from Brad M | Reviewed this property |
Multilingual Audio Guide by Brother. I think the building has free WiFi.