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Hida Space Science Museum KamiokaLab

ひだ宇宙科学館 カミオカラボ

Hida Space Science Museum KamiokaLab, located in Gifu Prefecture's Kamioka town, is a major research center and experimental facility focusing on the exploration of the universe and elementary particles.

The complex and museum is free for visitors and with a series of engaging, interactive activities, video installations and bilingual staff and multilingual brochures available it's a must-visit destination for fans of science, space and exciting discoveries.

The complex is responsible for the huge scientific experiment named "Super-Kamiokande" which brought the Nobel Prize in Physics for its findings regarding the mysterious "neutrino."

Essential Information

Hours

9am–5pm

Closed

Wednesdays

Access
  • 30 minutes by car via the Hida Asagiri Highway
  • 60 minutes by car from Tokai Hokuriku Expressway Hida Kiyomi IC
  • 50 minutes by car from Hokuriku Expressway Toyama IC
  • 110 minutes by car from Nagano Expressway Matsumoto IC

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