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Updated: April 2, 2018

Polar Science Museum 国立極地研究所 南極・北極科学館

10-3 Midori-cho, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo

Enter the world of the South and North poles at the Polar Science Museum. Among the various exhibits and experiences, you can learn about the northern and southern lights and even see footage of them screened in the on-site Aurora Theater. Admission to the museum is free.

How to Get There

  • Takamatsu Sta. | 10 mins on foot
    Tama Monorail


Opening Hours

  • 10:00–17:00 Tue–Sat
  • Last admission: 16:30



Facility Info

  • Restrooms |
  • Strictly no-smoking
  • Automatic doors | Accessible restrooms | Baby changing facilities | Wheelchair loan |

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