Industrial Tourism

Kawasaki EcoLife Museum for the Future

Kawasaki EcoLife Museum for the Future

A facility where you can learn about global warming and renewable energy through practical experiences.

  • Tel: 044-223-8869
  • Access: Approx. 40 minutes by City / Rinko bus from JR Kawasaki Station, 10 minutes walk from Ukishima Bus Terminal stop
  • Address: Inside Ukishima Incineration Plant, 509-1 Ukishima, Kawasaki-ku
  • Web: http://www.eco-miraikan.jp

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Toshiba Science Museum

Toshiba Science Museum
  • Experience the history of the technology that supports our everyday lives and some of the latest cutting-edge advances. We also hold a variety of events, including science shows and practical experiment demonstrations.
  • The Museum is comprised of three Zones. The History Zone allows you to look back over the progress that Toshiba has made, the Science Zone introduces you to science and technology, and the Future Zone reveals the latest in cutting-edge technology.
  • Telephone Reservations: 044-549-2200
  • Maximum Capacity: 600 people
  • Opening Hours: Tue-Fri 10:00 - 18:00
    Sat, Sun, National Holidays: 10:00 - 19:00
  • Closed: Closed on Mondays (Unless a National Holiday) and other dates specified by the Museum.
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Address: MAPSmart Community Center 2F Lazona Kawasaki Toshiba Bldg.,
    72-34, Horikawa-Cho, Saiwai-Ku, Kawasaki
  • Access: 1 minute walk from JR Kawasaki Station West Exit
    7 minutes walk from Keihin Kyuko Line Keikyu Kawasaki Station
  • Reservations required for tours in English and Chinese
  • Literature can be provided in English and Chinese. (Our apologies but Korean is not available at this time)
  • Web:http://toshiba-mirai-kagakukan.jp/en/

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Ajinomoto Kawasaki Plant

Ajinomoto Kawasaki Plant
  • Classification: Chemistry, Food Industry
  • Tour Contents: Umami’s Historical Museum allows people to observe how the world-renowned taste-enhancer is created in plants.
  • Pre-reservation: Pre-booking is required Tel. No. 0120-003476
  • No. of Persons to be Admitted: 20 – 80
  • Admission Day and Time: 9:00 – 16:00 (Weekdays)
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Address: 1-1 Suzuki – cho, Kawasaki-ku , Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: Immediately from Suzukicho Station on the Daishi Line of the Keikyu
  • HP: http://www.ajinomoto.co.jp/kawasaki/
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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Kawasaki Mari-en (Kawasaki Port)

Kawasaki Mari-en (Kawasaki Port)
  • Classification : Port
  • Tour Contents: A community facility created to improve the interchange between the city people and the port. From the observation deck, a 360-degree view of the port can be viewed.
  • Pre-reservation: Tel. No. 044-287-6000
  • No. of Persons to be admitted: 1 – 100
  • Admission Day and time: 9: 00 – 21:00
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Address: 38 – 1 Higashiogishima, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: From the JR Kawasaki Station, ride the Kawasaki Municipal bus heading for Higashiogishima Junkan, and get off in front of Kawasaki Mari-en Station.
  • HP: http://www.kawasakiport.or.jp/
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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Mitutoyo Japan Numata Memorial Hall, Mitutoyo Museum

Mitutoyo Japan Numata Memorial Hall, Mitutoyo Museum
  • Classification: Precision Machines
  • Tour Contents: The Numata Memorial Hall exhibits Mitutoyo’s 70-year history in creating Precision Machines, and exhibits the length of time that Japan has been developing Precision machines.
  • Pre-reservation: Pre-booking is required Tel. No. 044-813-8201
  • No. of persons to be admitted: 1 – 70
  • Admission Day and Time: Weekdays 9:00 – 16:30
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Address: 1-20-1 Sakado, Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: 15 min. walk from Mizonokuchi Station on the Tokyu Denen-toshi Line or the JR Nambu Line Musashi Mizonokuchi Station
  • HP: http://www.mitutoyo.co.jp/eng/
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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The Train and Bus Museum

The Train and Bus Museum
  • Classification: Transportation
  • Tour contents: An interactive educational tour that allows people to actually touch the exhibits.
  • Pre-reservation: for 25 persons and up, pre-booking is required Tel. No. 044-861-6787
  • No. of Persons to be admitted: 1 – 200
  • Admission Day and Time: 10:00 – 17:00 (Weekdays), 9:30 – 17:00 (Holidays)
  • Admission Fee: 100 JPY for high school students and above
  • Address: 2-10-12 Miyazaki, Miyamae-ku, Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: right next to the Miyazakidai Station of the Tokyu Denen-toshi Line
  • HP: www.tokyu.co.jp/global/index.html
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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Fujitsu Kawasaki Factory

Fujitsu Kawasaki Factory
  • Classification: Electricity, Information and Precision machines
  • Tour Contents: Exhibits the evolution of computers, from the most primitive to the most advanced.
  • Pre-reservation: Pre-booking is required Tel. No 044-777-1111
  • No. of persons to be admitted: 1 – 30
  • Admission Day and Time: Weekdays 10:00 – 17:00
  • Admission fee: Free
  • Address: 4-1-4 Kamikodanaka, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: 5 mins walk from Musashi Nakahara Station of the JR Nambu Line
  • HP: http://jp.fujitsu.com/facilities/kawasaki/
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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Showa Denko Kawasaki Factory (Plastic Chemical Recycle Factory)

Showa Denko Kawasaki Factory (Plastic Chemical Recycle Factory)
  • Classification: Environment
  • Tour Contents: A video will be shown regarding the process of recycling used plastics. A part of the facility can also be observed.
  • Pre-reservation: Pre-booking is required Tel. No. 044-322-6979 Fax: 044-355-8435
  • No. of Persons to be Admitted: Individual tours: Third Thursday of the month only 1-20 persons; Group Tours: 10 – 50 persons
  • Admission Day and Time: Weekdays: 10:30 - ; 13:30 –
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Address: 5-1 Ogimachi, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki City   MAP
  • Access: Ride the Tsurumi Harborside Bus (Kawa No.22 bound for Mitsui Futo) from the Kawasaki station, get off in front of Showa Denko, and then walk for 5 mins.
  • HP: http://www.sdk.co.jp/english/
  • Foreign Language Assistance: None
  • Exhibition Tags: Japanese

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