Akita Prefectural Museum

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  • Address: Ushiroyama-52 Kanaashiniozaki Akita-shi, Akita-ken 010-0124 Japan
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-188734121
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Specialty Museums, Hall

This is probably the best attraction to start your tour of Akita with. The history of the prefecture is beautifully laid out in six galleries covering different themes of history, nature, culture, and people. The galleries are as follows:

  • Human History Exhibition Hall: Reconstructed dwellings from the Paleolithic period to the modern period.
  • Natural History Exhibition Hall: Fossils, skeletons, geology and stuffed animals.
  • Hands-on Experience Room: A kid oriented work shop for crafts.
  • Memorial Hall of Akita's Pioneers: An interactive library covering the stories of the pioneers who first explored the region.
  • Sugae Masumi Exhibition Center: An exhibition on one of the foremost researchers and historians of Akia.
  • Nara Family Residence: Removed from the main museum, this covers an Edo-period clan and their historical home.

Akita Prefectural Museum Travel Tips

  • Groups of 20+ must reserve their visit.

Akita Prefectural Museum Hours

  • Closed on every Monday (open if Monday is a national holiday;closed Next day ).

How to Reach Akita Prefectural Museum

  • Drive to here or take a taxi.

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  • Akita Prefectural Museum Address: Ushiroyama-52 Kanaashiniozaki Akita-shi, Akita-ken 010-0124 Japan
  • Akita Prefectural Museum Contact Number: +81-188734121
  • Akita Prefectural Museum Timing: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Akita Prefectural Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 14.06% of people who visit Akita include Akita Prefectural Museum in their plan

  • 47.06% of people start their Akita Prefectural Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Akita Prefectural Museum

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Akita Prefectural Museum

People normally club together Akagami Shrine Goshado and Tentoku-ji Temple while planning their visit to Akita Prefectural Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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