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Chiba City Museum of Science

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Address: 4-5-1 Chuo, Chuo-ku, Chiba 260-0013, Chiba Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 43-308-0511
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Summer 2016

I was lost on what to do with my kids while they are on their summer vacation. And found this science museum at chiba. Not too far from the station (about 10-15minutes on foot... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
aikoyula
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I was lost on what to do with my kids while they are on their summer vacation. And found this science museum at chiba. Not too far from the station (about 10-15minutes on foot with 2 years old).. The kids enjoyed their planetarium and since my kids really into insects, they enjoyed checking different kinds of insects. We had fun... More 

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Thank aikoyula
Chiba Prefecture, Japan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

There's no English information on the exhibition, apart from a short pamphlet given at the entrance and the emergency exit signs. If you can't read Japanese you'll most likely not understand half of the exhibition, and the other half you'll understand if you can figure it out from looking at it, or if you already know the subject. The planetarium... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We can feel zero gravity at this museum! This museum also has trick art , science experience and so on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Worth the 820yen. Spent over 3 hrs here experiment on all of it! Friendly, run by kind volunteers. Although I fall asleep during the planetarium show. Didn't understand Japanese language at all.

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Thank Aldrich P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2013

Kids will enjoy this. It is in the middle of the city, approachable by train. The museum goes up (8 floors) and planetarium is on the top. Many hands-on activities kids can enjoy.

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