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 Opening and Closing 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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  • 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

  • 35.84% of people who visit Osaka include Osaka Science Museum in their plan

  • 43.48% of people start their Osaka Science Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

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

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

55.59% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Osaka Science Museum

People normally club together Floating Garden and National Museum Of Art, Osaka while planning their visit to Osaka Science Museum.

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Osaka Science Museum, Osaka Reviews

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  • Interesting museum if science. Similar to the Science and Industry museum in Chicago. Cheap and with easy access. Nevertheless, only Japanese is the language available for all the information and attractions. So keep that in mind.

  • Many fun and educational demonstrations for all sorts of space, chemistry, physics, electricity etc. related topics. Absolutely worth the ~¥300 entry. Did not try the planetarium as it wasn't available until 2pm, perhaps because the school groups booked it. The ~5 school groups made the visit extremely lively.

  • Definitely one of the best science museums I’ve been to and would definitely recommend for both kids and adults. On top of having a lot of hands-on interactive learning for kids, there’s a lot of exhibits about modern scientific discoveries. The vast majority of the museum is in Japanese, however the English speaking staff happily explains exhibits and answers questions. The 4 floors were definitely worth the ¥600

  • great place to bring your kid to learn about technology. there are many floors of science and technology to explore including space technology. not much of robotics as compared to other science museum I have visited in Japan. still a great place to visit despite exhibits are primarily explained in Japanese.

  • There are 4 floors with different theme in each floor. Perfect place for family to spend time in. If you really want to enjoy each and everything in the museum, I suggest to allocate at least half an hour to one hour for each floor. Love the experience. It's included in Osaka Amazing pass!

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