The National Science Museum (国立科学博物館) is a very large museum facility with a total exhibition area of more than 1000 m2 consisting of "Nihonkan" and "Earth gallery", which is managed by National Science Museum of Independent Administrative Agency.
Leave the park entrance (exit) at Ueno station and walk to the right, you will see a large model of blue whale.
Overall the Photograph could not be taken beautifully. Therefore, please refer only to the atmosphere of the hall.
This full-size model is an adult blue whale (female) with a body length of 30 m and a weight of about 150 t. It was produced in 1994 and is now the third generation.。
"Steam locomotive D 51231" is displayed next to the entrance.
The entrance of the permanent exhibition (entrance ticket office) is in B1F.
Admission ticket is 620 yen for adult. Children are free!
* Re-entry on the day, until the general information...
Museum shop in 'Japan Gallery (日本館)' B1F. Many original products with exhibits motif are sold.
Goods of the popular "HACHI series". 'Hachi' is displayed at the Japan Gallery 2F (Japanese People and Nature).
photographed on July. 2016.
Many children visit this museum on weekdays as well.
* B1F has video facilities (theater).
The exhibition area of the 'Japan Gallery (日本館)' is from 1F to 3F.
The inside of the hall is based on Neo Renaissance style, and the center is colonnade.
These are few part of many 'National Museum of Nature and Science (Japan Gallery)' photos.
Japan Gallery (main building) that renovated in the spring of 2007 after finishing repair work for about two and a half years.
1F-South Techniques in Observing Nature. At the entrance is an astronomical telescope.
Display of 'Celestial and Terrestrial Globes in Edo Period'.
1F seems to be a floor introducing old science and technology.
2F-South Organisms of the Japanese Islands.
Display of 'The History of Organisms, Revealed by DNA'.
Corner showing the stag beetles distributed in the Japanese archipelago.
Display of 'Living with Snow'.
The photograph was taken from 2014 to 2016.
HACHI is on 2F!
There is a dinosaur in 3F that was discovered in Japan!
[UENO] National Science Museum (国立科学博物館)
- Address : 7-20, Uenokouen, Taitou-ku, Tokyo
- Phone : 03-5777-8600
- Time ： 9:00am - 17:00pm [Friday] 9:00am - 20:00pm
- closing day : every Monday
- Admission fee : General (college student) 620yen, free of charge under high school students
- Access : JR etc. "Ueno station", park entrance (上野駅 公園口) 5-minute walk.
National Science Museum *English
English on this page is translated from Japanese to English using the Google translation site. Sorry if there are sentences that are difficult to read.