Famous Museums in Nagoya-shi

Nagoya-shi offers an interesting combination of famous as well as lesser-known museums for history buffs. You can visit some of the best museums in Nagoya-shi to understand local history better. Some places may give you a glimpse of the past whereas some may introduce you to different aspects of the city including its art or heritage. Check this detailed list of famous museums in Nagoya-shi that mentions everything from opening-closing timings, ticket prices, and address.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Nagoya-shi:

  1. #1 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
    Toyota Commemorative Museum Of Industry And Technology

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: 4-1- 45 Noritakeshinmachi, Nishi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 451-0051, Japan

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Toyota is Japan's largest car manufacturer. This is not the automobile museum. For the company, it's actually a history museum. Housed in the original brick building of the former Toyoda textile facto...Read more

  2. #2 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Scmaglev And Railway Park

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: 3 Chome-2-2 Kinjofuto, Minato Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 455-0848, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    If you are train geek, this could easily be your favorite museum ever. Where to start? First, there are the 39 retired train carriages that you can climb into and underneath. These range from ancient ...Read more

  3. #3 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Nagoya City Science Museum

    Tags: Museum, Planetarium , Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: 2 Chome-17-1 Sakae, Naka Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 460-0008, Japan

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    It's hard to miss the museum - the giant silver globe that houses the world's largest planetarium is rather prominent. The planetarium shows, which happen six times a day, are the main attraction of t...Read more

  4. #4 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Tokugawa Art Museum And Garden

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Garden, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1017 Tokugawacho, Higashi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 461-0023, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Tokugawa Dynasty, descended from the first Shogun Tokugawa, is one of Japan's most historically influential families. It also used to be one of the wealthiest. This Museum and garden was commissio...Read more

  5. #5 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Nagoya- Boston Museum Of Fine Arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Naka-ku Kanayama-cho 1-chome, 1-1, Minami Jinshan Building, 460-0023, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Opened in 1999, the art museum's main purpose was to bring in travelling exhibits of the kind that are rarely seen in Japan - world art from all cultures and times. To this end, it became a sister mus...Read more

  6. #6 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    The Yamazaki Mazak Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1-19-30 Aoi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-city, 461-0004, JAPAN

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This is a simple Fine Art Museum focused on French paintings from the 18th to the 20th century. It also has substantial collections of Art Noveau furniture and glassware. The interior of the building ...Read more

  7. #7 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
    - Used in 231 itineraries
    Nagoya Shisei Shiryokan

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1-3 Shirakabe, Higashi-ku, Nagoya C.

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    There is more to see in the Nagoya City archives than you would expect. Constructed in 1922 as a courthouse, district court and a ward court, the building has since been recognized as national cultura...Read more

  8. #8 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Aichi Prefectural Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1-13-2 Higashisakura, Higashi-ku, Nagoya 461-8525

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Nagoya City's main Performing Arts venue has on its tenth floor a small but excellent Museum dedicated to art. The museum hosts a variety of temporary exhibitions, it's permanent collection is notewor...Read more

  9. #9 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Cultural Path Futaba Museum

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: 3 Chome-23 Shumokucho, Higashi Ward, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 461-0014, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a historical home. it used to belong to the woman widely acknowledged as Japan's first actress, and the man known as the "king of electric power" - Sadayakko Kawakami and Momosuke Fukuzawa. Bl...Read more

  10. #10 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Toyota Kaikan Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: 1番地 Toyotacho, Toyota, Aichi Prefecture 471-8571, Japan

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Toyota Kaikan Museum is a technology museum where you will get firsthand knowledge of the production process used in the Toyota cars. You will also learn about the safety measures used in the Toyo...Read more

  11. #11 of 11 Museums in Nagoya-shi
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    Noritake Garden Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 3 Chome-3-1-36 Noritakeshinmachi, Nishi-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken 451-8501, Japan

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    Akiko Otsuki

    Nagoya people should be proud to have such beautiful place in their region. We could even enjoy Christmas decoration when we visited. Both the museum and the restaurant were gorgeous-we didn't want to...

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