Himeji Science Museum

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  • Address: 1470-15 Aoyama, Himeji-shi, Hyōgo-ken 671-2222, Japan
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-792673001
  • Ticket Price: 500 JPY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Science Museums, Family And Kids

The museums is for science enthusiasts and those who are greatly interested in stars and astronomical pursuits. Recently renovated, the place is also home a vast range of artefacts, all providing great insights of the different discoveries and research that has been done around the world till now. Its Planetarium which is a popular attraction accommodates a dome screen that is of a diameter of 27 meters holding various sessions on stars and galaxy. Snuggle comfortably against your seat as you look out the nuances of moon and galaxies. The museum itself is a box of knowledge hence a great place to bring your children to. It will ignite their curiosity and enlighten them. The place is enjoyable for kids and adults both. On your way back, check out the dinosaur corner which with its beautiful impressions will leave you amazed!

Himeji Science Museum Travel Tips

  • You can not refund or exchange set tickets.

Entrance Ticket Details For Himeji Science Museum

Permanent Exhibition:

  • Adult- 500 yen
  • Elementary School Children- 200 yen


  • Adult- 500 yen
  • Elementary School Children- 200 yen

Set Tickets (Permanent Exhibition + Planetarium):

  • Adult- 900 yen
  • Elementary School Children- 350 yen


  • Special Exhibition- Separately, an admission fee is required.
  • Free for infants.
  • There is no group ticket group fee.

Himeji Science Museum Hours

  • Closed on Tuesday (open on holidays and holidays).
  • Closed on the following day of holidays and holidays (opening if it falls on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays).
  • Closed on New Year's Holiday (December 27 - January 3).
  • Occasionally closed due to facility inspection date etc. Check the website before visits.        
  • Last Entry- 4.30 pm

How to Reach Himeji Science Museum

  • Train Station: Yobe Station

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  • Himeji Science Museum Address: 1470-15 Aoyama, Himeji-shi, Hyōgo-ken 671-2222, Japan
  • Himeji Science Museum Contact Number: +81-792673001
  • Himeji Science Museum Timing: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Himeji Science Museum Price: 500 JPY
  • Best time to visit Himeji Science Museum(preferred time): 09:30 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Himeji Science Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 0.54% of people who visit Himeji include Himeji Science Museum in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Himeji Science Museum visit around 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Himeji Science Museum

Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Himeji Science Museum

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