Museum guide

Opening hours

10 am - 4:30 pm (last admission at 4 pm) *May close earlier in the event of natural disasters, such as earthquakes

Days of closure

Every Monday (however, if Monday is a public holiday, the Museum will close on the following day instead)
December 29th - January 3rd

Admission fees

General visitors

Adults: 200 yen

Children: 100 yen (from 4 years of age to junior high school students)

*Holders of a physical disability certificate plus 2 accompanying companions may enter for half price

Group visitors

Adults: 100 yen

Children: 50 yen (from 3 years of age to junior high school students)

*Group discount available for groups of 20 persons or more (including supervising adults and children)

Group visitors

Dining location

  • 1) Rest Area (2nd floor)
  • 2) Located between the cab-over type bus and the ED5015 electric locomotive (1st floor)

1) Rest Area (2nd floor)
2) Located between the cab-over type bus and the ED5105 electric locomotive (1st floor)

The Rest Area (2nd floor) is equipped with tables and benches, or you can bring your own picnic sheets etc. Dine seated between some real Tobu Railway vehicles: the ED electric locomotive and the cab-over type bus located on the 1st floor. (Not restricted to groups. Please be aware that space is limited, and may not be available for all. We ask for your understanding.)

Dining area reservations are taken in order of arrival.
(During busy times, times or location may be changed.)
Reservations for the Rest Area on the 2nd floor cannot be made for weekends, public holidays, or during the spring, summer, or winter holiday periods etc.
Please contact us if you wish to dine here.

Parking lot

  • Parking lot
  • For group use, please consult with us at time of reservation. Has capacity for a medium-sized bus (up to 9 meters in length).

How to apply

Either call us or visit us in person to make a reservation. Please contact us in advance if you would like a preview.



Please note

・Reservations for group visits are taken no more than six months prior to visit.
・If you wish, we can arrange a time and place for you to dine. Please make reservations in advance.
・The Museum can get very crowded during the spring, summer, and winter holiday periods and when events are scheduled. Please book in advance.
・Please be aware that in some cases, special operation of the Steam locomotive show may be subject to cancelation. We ask for your understanding.
For schools and other groups
Please be aware of the following before your visit. When leading groups around the Museum, group supervisors should look out for any of the following behavior.
・Please do not run or make loud noises in the Museum.
・Please treat the exhibits with care.
・Please do not play on or climb on exhibits.
・Please do not play or run on stairs and ramps, as this is dangerous.
・Please consume food and beverages in the dining area only.
・When taking group photographs, please try not to inconvenience the other visitors.

How to enter

If purchasing with cash

  • Step1

    1.Insert cash

  • Step2

    2.When the red light shows, press the button

  • Step3

    3.Present your admission ticket to staff

If purchasing via public transport IC card

  • Step1

    1.Press the button first.

  • Step2

    2.When the green light shows, touch your IC card

  • Step3

    3.Present your admission ticket to staff