Minato Mirai 21 / China Town,Kanagawa
Learn about Japan's renowned science and technology in a fun way. Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum provides an awe inspiring experience for children.
The museum is a three-minute walk from Minatomirai Station on the Minatomirai Line and an eight-minute walk from Sakuragicho Station on the subway and train lines. The building is divided into six themes: Aerospace, Oceans, Transportation, Discoveries in Everyday Life, Environment & Energy, and Technology Exploration. Each theme exhibits the latest technology using large-scale models. In the hands-on program (by same-day reservation only) you can experience the lunar surface resource-mining craft and even helicopter flight — both very popular attractions. This is a technology museum where visitors can have fun learning how modern technologies are related to our everyday lives. Audio guides are available in Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean (100 JPY). The museum shop offers many items including space food and experiment kits.