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Asahikawa Science Center

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great afternoon!

Stumbled across this after a trip to the Kamikawa shrine. Great afternoon experience!! We were the... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2019
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Very interactive

Ok, we are not little kids, not even big kids. The science museum is geared to young children... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Miyamaedorihigashi, Asahikawa 078-8329, Hokkaido
+81 166-31-3186
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Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Stumbled across this after a trip to the Kamikawa shrine. Great afternoon experience!! We were the only people there initially and each science station has its own member of staff to show you what to do. Space jumping and the All of the staff were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Rham15
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Ok, we are not little kids, not even big kids. The science museum is geared to young children about 12 years and under. But we spent half a day here. It was entertaining. We arrived on a weekday, thursday, maybe 10am. We were the only...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank MapleLeafGirl123
Reviewed February 28, 2019

Loads interactive activities for all ages to enjoy here. Especially liked the computer soccer game. There were some weird ones, but generally made us laugh a lot! The planetarium commentary was all in japanese, so missed a lot of this. The upper floors looked like...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Shaz S
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I've just spent a fun afternoon here with my wife and 9yo son. Like many Japanese museums, it's very well set up for kids, with lots of hands-on activities and techy fun. Unlike many Japanese museums, however, a fair number of the museum staff speak...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank matty2015
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this very good science center because we were looking for an activity for my young son for the afternoon we arrived in Asahikawa. What a gem it turned out to be! There was a science exhibition which we had to pay for...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

If you don't speak Japanese this place might be a little hard- but if you are adventurous or just a little curious we had a great time! Our young enjoyed this day immensely as there were lots of hand son activities to keep him occupied!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 941gretchenp
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

The hands on activities were more for a yonger group (high school). The show in the planetarium was spectacular to watch even if you don't understand Japanese. Not sure if it's part of the normal experience but I was allowed up to the observatory and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Stevewes
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

So many interactive science displays - & not just aimed at children for a change. The staff are amazing & helpful, not much English around so handy if you have a translator app.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank kiwisnowgirl75
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