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Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History

2-4-1 Higashida, Yahatahigashi-ku, Kitakyushu 805-0071, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 93-681-1011
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A great place for animal and dinosaur lovers

We chanced upon this place when we were looking for things to do around the area and it was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Geneveive
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Singapore
Great educational museum

I left thix place last in my tour agenda that day n also lost my way dye to my own poor sense of... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
nor5430
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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 weeks ago
“A great place for animal and dinosaur lovers”
14 May 2017
“Great educational museum”
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2-4-1 Higashida, Yahatahigashi-ku, Kitakyushu 805-0071, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chanced upon this place when we were looking for things to do around the area and it was awesome. My son enjoyed the visit thoroughly and the exhibits were truly impressive and nicely displayed. From dinosaurs to animals and insects, everything was shown there...More

Thank Geneveive
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I left thix place last in my tour agenda that day n also lost my way dye to my own poor sense of direction as well as little English signages..arrived at 4.30pm n museum dye to close at 5.00pm. I rushed through the museum but...More

1  Thank nor5430
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I visited at the time of the dinosaur exhibition, but to be honest, given the number of dino skeletons in the main hall, every day is a dinosaur exhibition. A well thought out and executed natural history museum that has not only dinosaurs, stuffed flora...More

1  Thank Darthduh
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Wonderful display and well managed. It's inviting settings made learning fun and engaging. You are so close to the exhibits that they seems to be alive. Really worth spending 2-3 hrs, so don't go there too late in the day. Excellent attraction in Fukuoka.

1  Thank travelmomVancouver
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We were quite impressed at the scale of the museum, and especially the moving dinosaurs which were very realistic. The actual building and layout has been designed very well. I thought it was a shame that they couldn't have labelled more of the displays in...More

1  Thank HKC71
Reviewed 14 December 2014

The location is a mere 5 mins walk from JR Space World sta. And indeed what attracted most ppe will be the large Space world Theme Park that is situated opposite the Museum instead… The admittance fee is 500 yen for adults. The Museum presents...More

3  Thank J&S_Singapore
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Dinosaurs, oh my! Weather was a bit funny when we went during Golden Week, with rain about to break. It didn't seem to dampen the spirits of any of the attendees, however, with crowds equally split between a new exhibit showcasing cats of all shapes...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We had a day of rain so headed here, not to far of a walk from train station. They had wheel chairs so this was a plus for my Mom. lot of nice exhibits and worth the price of admission.

Thank Stan C
Reviewed 9 February 2014

There is an admittance fee of 500 yen for adults and 200 yen for children. So cheap. The exhibition covers a wide range, form the process of evolution to Japanese local and historic culture, so both adults and children will be able to have a...More

Thank IchiroTA
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We went there in June this year. I found this museum from the Internet and it is really interesting place to visit. My eldest is a big fan of dinosaurs , we went to Fukui dinosaur museum in 2011. This museum exhibition was different to...More

Thank Supani
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