Opening Hours & Admission Fee

Opening Hours

  • March – October9:30 – 17:00 (Last admission 16:30)
  • November – February9:30 – 16:30 (Last admission 16:00)

Closed on

  • Monday (open on holiday)
  • The day after Japanese national holidays (open on Saturday and Sunday)
  • Year-end holiday and new year’s holiday (from December 29 to January 3)
  • Temporary closure may take place

Admission Fee

  • Adults:
  • 500 yen
  • Students (Senior High School, College) :
  • 300 yen★
  • 65 years and over (Kawasaki City residents: Free) :
  • 300 yen★
  • Children (Junior High School and under):
  • Free
  • Handicapped Persons:
  • Free
★=ID cards required.

Group Rates

  • Group of 20 or more paying individuals are entitled to a 20% discount.
  • Adults: 400 yen/Students or over 65: 240 yen
  • Please ask our office one week in advance before the day of your group tour. (e-mail:


  1. Wheel chairs and baby carriages are available.(Limited)
  2. A small table for baby-diaper changing is provided in the rest room near No. 9 Nohara house.
  3. Restrooms for handicapped persons are available inside.
  4. Please notify the main office in advance if you are planning to:
    use tripods or canvases ceasers.
    condact reserch activity.
    use any of our artifacts or properties for photographic props etc.
  5. Taking commercial photographs is prohibited.
  6. Entering with pets is not allowed.
  7. Please refrain from smoking, eating, and drinking, except in the designated areas.
  8. No smoking allowded on the premises.

Tour guide in English is available

Please refer to →”Guided Tour in English“