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Tanegashima Space Center

Asatsuaza, kikunaga,, Kumage-gun Minamitane-cho 891-3793, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 997-26-2111
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JAXA - Must visit when traveling to Tanegashima

While the southern tip of Tanegeshima gives you the history of the past, visiting the JAXA Musuem... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
mokoship
So cool!

This place was super cool! One of the most memorable things that I did while I was in Tanegashima... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
mariannek902017
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Melbourne, Australia
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Asatsuaza, kikunaga,, Kumage-gun Minamitane-cho 891-3793, Kagoshima Prefecture
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+81 997-26-2111
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

While the southern tip of Tanegeshima gives you the history of the past, visiting the JAXA Musuem and launching site shows you the future. The musuem gives you replicas, films, and exhibits of Japan's space program. There is a hour and 15 minutes bus tour...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This place was super cool! One of the most memorable things that I did while I was in Tanegashima! Everyone on the island were so so so kind. If you are ever in Tanegashima please make a visit here as it is really worth the...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

It wouldn't be a trip without paying a visit to the space center. Take the bus tour if you can. Even though it is free, You do have to make a reservation for the tour. A local friend did this for us or we wouldn't...More

1  Thank Retta J
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The museum and tour is all very interesting (and free) but the best thing about the Space Center is, obviously, the rocket launches. They are awe-inspiring. You can watch them from Hase Park, Masuda, or - my personal favorite - a small parking lot near...More

2  Thank RozaLui
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