(when Monday is a national holiday stipulated by the National Holidays Act [Act no. 178 of 1948, referred to below as a “national holiday”], the museum is open on Monday but closed on the next work day.)
(December 31/January 1)
*Open on Monday, May 2 during the Golden Week holidays
*Open on Monday, August 15 during the summer holidays
April–September: 9:30 AM–6:00 PM
October–March: 9:30 AM–5:00 PM
April–September: 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
October–March: 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
*Special fees are charged for special exhibitions. Please contact us for details.
*Figures in parentheses are group discounts applied to 20 or more people.
*Free for high school students and younger
*Half-price for adults aged 65 and over
*Half-price for any person with a disability (as defined by Article 2 of the Basic Act for Persons with Disabilities),
free for one caregiver
Experiences available every day
Experience Learning Room 1
10:00 AM–12:00 PM (Reception open until 11:30 AM)
1:00 PM–3:30 PM (Reception open until 3:30 PM)
Amazing String Art: Looped Braided String
Make Fire the Ancient Way
The museum has a restroom for persons with physical disabilities, four wheelchairs that can be borrowed, and three strollers.
From JR Sannomiya Station to Tsuchiyama Station, approx. 32 min.
(transfer at Nishi-Akashi Station)
From JR Himeji Station to Tsuchiyama Station, approx. 19 min.
(transfer at Kakogawa Station)
Sanyo Electric Railway, Hanshin Sannomiya Station to Harimacho Station, approx. 42 min.
(transfer at Higashi-Futami Station)
Sanyo Electric Railway, Sanyo-Himeji Station to Harimacho Station, approx. 30 min.
(transfer at Takasago Station)
From JR Tsuchiyama Station, approx. 15 min.
on foot along “Deai no Michi” road
From Sanyo Electric Railway, Harima Station, approx. 25 min.
on foot along the Kise River
Approx. 3 km from Dai-ni Shinmei Road, Kakogawa Bypass, Akashi-Nishi Interchange
For ordinary vehicles, please use a town-operated parking lot.
To park large buses, etc. it is necessary to apply in advance.
Contact the Learning Support Division (Tel: +81-79-437-5564).
Harimacho Onaka Iseki Park Parking Area (ordinary vehicles only)
(Capacity: 64 regular vehicles. Hours: 9:00 AM–9:00 PM. Fee: 200 yen per vehicle per time)
Harimacho Nozoe Deai Park Parking Area (ordinary vehicles only)
(Capacity: 50 regular vehicles. Hours: 9:00 AM–9:00 PM. Fee: 200 yen per vehicle per time)