User guide

Access

Location

Gashomen-15 Hirasawa, Nikaho-shi, Akita-ken, 018-0402 Japan
Tel +81-(0)184-35-6580 Fax +81-(0)184-35-6853

Opening hours
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closing days
Every Monday (or the following day if Monday is a national holiday) and days
designated by the museum.
Admission
Free of charge (groups admitted by prior reservation)

Access

By rail (from Tokyo direction)

By Akita Shinkansen
Take the Uetsu Main Line from JR Akita Station and alight at JR Nikaho Station; the museum is about 10 minutes’ walk from the station (about 3 minutes by taxi).
By Joetsu Shinkansen
Take the Uetsu Main Line from JR Niigata Station and alight at JR Nikaho Station; the museum is about 10 minutes’ walk from the station (about 3 minutes by taxi).

By air

About 70 minutes by car from Akita Airport
About 75 minutes by car from Shonai Airport

By car (from Tokyo/Sendai direction)

Akita Expressway from Kitakami Junction via Tohoku Expressway – Yokote IC – National Highway No. 107 – Yamagata Expressway from Murata Junction of National Highway No. 7 – (partially incomplete) Sakata IC – Banetsu Expressway from Koriyama Junction of National Highway No. 7 – Niigata Airport IC

Parking

Parking space is available for 50 ordinary-sized vehicles.