1/10 battleship "Yamato" is full of power

It is a museum that prospered as Japan's number one naval arsenal and introduces science and technology such as the military port where the battleship "Yamato" was built, the history of Kure, shipbuilding, and steelmaking. In the hall, a huge model that reproduces the battleship "Yamato" on a 1/10 scale is exhibited, and you can observe it up close. In addition to the exhibition room where you can experience and experience the principles of science and technology centered on ships in an easy-to-understand manner, there is also a large material exhibition room where you can see valuable real materials such as the Zero Fighter Type Zero Fighter Type 62. It is a facility where you can learn about the history of Kure, the technology of Kure, and the importance of peace. In addition, every Saturday and Sunday, we hold science shows and workshops that children can enjoy.


business hours
Exhibition room and museum shop / 09: 00 ~ 18: 00 * Exhibition room admission is until 17:30 Library / 09: 00 ~ 17: 00
Tuesday * If it is a national holiday, the next day. Open daily from April 29th to May 5th, July 21st to August 31st and December 29th to January 3rd. Opening dates are subject to change. Please also refer to the opening calendar (https://yamato-museum.com/%e6%9d%a5%e9%a4%a8%e6%a1%88%e5%86%85/calendar/)
Permanent exhibition general / 500 yen, permanent exhibition high school students / 300 yen, permanent exhibition elementary and junior high school students / 200 yen, admission to special exhibitions requires a separate admission fee. Please also refer to the homepage. (Https://yamato-museum.com/info-cat/exhibition/)
737-00295-20 Takaramachi, Kure City
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Number of parking spaces
Parking fee
60 minutes 100 yen
Parking notes
67 units (paid, 100 yen for 60 minutes)


5-20 Takaramachi, Kure City

About 5 minutes on foot from JR Kure Station via the free passage. Or about 10 minutes by car from the Aga IC on the Higashi Hiroshima Kure Expressway. Or about 7 minutes by car from Hiroshima Kure Road Kure IC.

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