National Museum of Nature and Science
Museum in The Ueno, Yanaka area
Founded in 1877, the National Museum of Nature and Science boasts one of the richest histories of any museum in Japan. It is Japan’s only nationally administered science museum, and is a central institute for research in natural history and history of science and technology. It also serves as a guardian of a valuable collection of over four million specimens.
Current or Upcoming Events
Hunters on Land – 400 Million Years on Land
Starts in 3 days
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From 9:00 to 17:00
fridays closing at 20:00
Closed on Mondays
Note:Open on public holiday Monday but closed on the following day. Closed during the New Year holidays. Permanent exhibition is open until 20:00 on Saturdays.
Adults and University Students ¥630; High School Students and Under, Seniors 65 & Over, Persons with Disability Certificates + 1 Companion free; Special Exhibition Fees may be charged separately.
Address: 7-20 Ueno-koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8718
5 minute walk from the Koen exit of JR Ueno Station, 10 minute walk from exit 7 at Ueno Station on the Ginza and Hibiya lines, 10 minute walk from the Main exit of Keisei Ueno Station on the Keisei line.