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Science Museum

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Interesting Museum

This is an interesting museum, I enjoyed most of the exhibits and hands on activities. Though my... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
xtin08
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Cebu City, Philippines
So much fun

We found this place a bit by accident, in the middle of beautiful edo gardens. Such a delightful... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Kristy J
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Perth
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5 Nov 2018
“Interesting Museum”
15 Jul 2018
“So much fun”
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2-1 Kitanomaru Koen, Chiyoda 102-0091, Tokyo Prefecture
Yotsuya, Iidabashi
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is an interesting museum, I enjoyed most of the exhibits and hands on activities. Though my kids, 5 and 3, are still too young to understand real science, they still enjoyed the visit. Maybe when they are old enough to understand the descriptions, we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We found this place a bit by accident, in the middle of beautiful edo gardens. Such a delightful interactive science experience, fun for young and older kids. Beautifully laid out on several floors so even when busy it was not crowded. Plenty of signs in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

The museum has some good exhibits especially ASIMO but is a not as good as the London science museum ,

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank paulcN8197IN
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This would have been a very interesting science museum. If only we spoke Japanese. All info is in Japanese and there are no translations or headset options available. It is very hands-on, so it would have been awesome if we had the language skills.

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank magic8ball2u
Reviewed 21 April 2017

If you have a rainy day while in Tokyo, this is a great place to go spend the day. There are lots of unique "things" to observe and there are several interactive activities available as well.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank SwedishChick66
Reviewed 13 December 2016

A slight walk to get there, but if you get a chance you can come here via the East Imperial Gardens to break up the walk. Free entry if you have a Grutt Pass. the museum is spread over quite a few levels each with...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Travelling_diner3
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very interesting place to visit. No end of entertaining mechanical, electrical and robotic displays for little ones and grown ups. Perfect family fun.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank YuliyaJ2
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This museum is a ton of fun for kids. They have 4 floors, each focusing on different areas (electricity, building, kinetics, cars & motors, city planning, light, sound, etc). The kids were able to play with and manipulate almost every exhibit. The favorite was the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It was a long, hot walk from the station only to get there and find it was a students science project. We were put off because of that. We didn't go in or pay the 1000 yen charge, we were disappointed, although the outside of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank esstar12
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is definitely for children.... and probably better for Japanese children as there is very little English or any other language throughout. Somewhere you would take children if you were in Tokyo for an extended stay but not if you only had a few...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank SdeB101
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Yotsuya / Iidabashi
Yotsuya and Iidabashi are areas that developed around
the outer moat of the Imperial palace. Nearby in
Kagurazaka, there is an old red-light district with a
photogenic feel evocative of the ambiance of old
Tokyo. Narrow paths with stone paving remain to this
day, and there are long-standing restaurants with
geishas and quaint old cafes in townhouse buildings.
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