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Kawasaki Good Times World

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2-2 Hatobacho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0042, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to visit for an hour or two . Plenty of interesting exhibitions of motor cycles,bullet trains ,planes and other forms of transport. There also interactive exhibits such as a flight simulator. Admission here was cheaper if bought as part of a trio...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank WelshLorna
Reviewed February 15, 2019

This museum offers a lot to see. Kawasaki sure is involved in a lot of industries. The museum shows off Kawasaki history of ship building, motorcycles, port construction and a few other items. It is good place to spend an hour or two. It is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank PZA8296
Reviewed January 11, 2019

As a former owner of a Kawasaki z650 I was thrilled to have discovered that the Kobe Maritime Museum housed this fantastic collection of old and high performance motorbikes. The collection is off to the left of the main exhibition hall for maritime displays and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed December 21, 2018

We reached the complex that houses Kawasaki Good Times World and the Kobe Maritime Museum by getting off at stop 16 (Meriken Park) on the City Bus Hop-on-off Bus. A 1,000 yen entry covered both those attractions plus a ride on the elevator to see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank nocatnow
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

From the train station take the green bus to Meriken park, get off and walk to the right to find this fascinating museum attached to the Maritime museum. Kawasaki was in shipping first, until his ship sunk and he started learning about American built ships....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 667maryanns
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is the place for Kawasaki motor bike and Japanese technology lovers. You are able to see the history of Kawasaki bike, technology & design which Kawasaki provided for the Shinkansen bullet train and airplane. Good for the education for children and also fun for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We went to Kawasaki World as part of our ticket to the Maritime Museum, and were super impressed. It was like a small amusement Park full of interactive activities, like robots, films, using a flight simulator, jet ski and racing bike. We were impressed at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank ruralbroad
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Because a western vessel did not work as it was destroyed by natural calamity, Kawasaki-san decided to make his own, and that took Japan’s engineering and electronics to another new level! We enjoyed this museum. Very interactive and is suitable for guests of all ages...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank sKinnyPig
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

I didn't realise Kawasaki had such an impact on the development of robots and machinery. Good history wall showing the changes over the decades. First robot in Japan, leader of motor cycles, space, trains, jetskiis. Interactive model train, robot show, motorcycle race track ride (Good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank r0sslynf
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Everything is in Japanese but simulators are language agnostic. There is a train driving, jet ski and racing bike simulator to try. The children also get to operate a futuristic subway train, have a sit in a helicopter cockpit and also operate the controls of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Adventurer803286
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