Osaka Science Museum

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  • Address: 530-0005 4-2-1 Nakanoshima,Kita-ku, Osaka City, Japan
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-664445656
  • Ticket Price: 400 JPY
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Science Museum, Children Museum, Observatory, Planetarium , Family And Kids

Osaka Science Museum - Review

The Osaka Science Museum was opened in October 1989. It has four floors of interactive exhibits and displays. Designed especially for children, the museum takes visitors through interactive displays about the universe, chemistry, electricity and energy. A science show is held three times a day (in Japanese only). Apart from the exhibits, the Science Museum also has a planetarium with multiple daily shows and an Omnimax where one can watch films over the weekend.

Osaka Science Museum Ticket Prices

  • Adults- ¥400
  • University, college and high school students: ¥300
  • Elementary school and junior high school children: Free
  • Separate charges apply for planetarium shows.

Osaka Science Museum Hours

  • Last entry at 4.30 p.m.
  • Last planetarium show at 4 p.m.

How To reach Osaka Science Museum by Public Transport

  • Higobashi Station
  • Nakanoshima Station

Restaurants Near Osaka Science Museum

  • Cafe present within the museum.

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TripHobo Highlights for Osaka Science Museum

  • Osaka Science Museum Address: 530-0005 4-2-1 Nakanoshima,Kita-ku, Osaka City, Japan
  • Osaka Science Museum Contact Number: +81-664445656
  • Osaka Science Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Osaka Science Museum Price: 400 JPY
  • Best time to visit Osaka Science Museum(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Osaka Science Museum: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Osaka Science Museum

  • 16.01% of people who visit Osaka include Osaka Science Museum in their plan

  • 39.02% of people start their Osaka Science Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Osaka Science Museum

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

94.44% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Osaka Science Museum

People normally club together Osaka International Peace Centre and Nakanoshima Park while planning their visit to Osaka Science Museum.

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

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Osaka Science Museum, Osaka Reviews

  • This is a really solid science museum. Plenty of fun hands on activities for kids of all ages up to adult level. Also some very nice historical equipment. I loved the mechanical adding machines and some of the optics demos were quite good. It's not the most polished or modern museum but it is a really solid experience for most people. I was surprised to find English signage. Not much but it was nice when it was there for the exhibits that I didn't understand.

  • The displays came across as a little dates partly because they took is through the history of scientific discoveries and their concepts. However, science never gets old and we were intrigued by the interactive experience. Wish more displays were curated in English though. There were many young children with their parents enjoying an inquisitive and explorative time, which was charming to watch.

  • Museum is so so, spent 30 minutes to see "live show" good for children. Oh it starts at 2pm And came here for planetarium. Its in japanese.. cant understand much but i enjoy the stars.. beautiful!! Oh and you have to be there 10 minutes before planetarium show starts

  • One of the better science museums I’ve been to. Maybe not the newest in terms of technology inside, but there’s a lot of hands on things to try. Excellent for the kids. My 6 year old son loved it.

  • I loved it here! Fantastic exhibits and the guides were extremely pleasant and helpful.

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