General Information

9:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M.

(entrance to museum permitted until 4:00 P.M.)


Every Monday

(Museum will be closed on Tuesday if Monday is a holiday)

Closed the day following a holiday

(except Sunday)

Year-end and New Year holidays

(from December 28 to January 4)

※Pleace contact Sendai Science Museum for more details.



High school students

Junior high school student and school child

( )Group of more than 30 people

Display Guide
4F / Natural History Exhibition

An exhibition room where visitors can experience the natural world.

This exhibition displays living creatures that inhabited Sendai, which extends from the Pacific Ocean to the Ou mountains. The exhibition is categorized into five groups and displayed; islands, tidelands, plains, rivers, and mountains. Fossils found in Miyagi prefecture and representative prehistoric elephants representative of that age are displayed in the Earth Science section. You can also see the minerals mined in the Tohoku region and experience the earthquake simulator"Gurari-kun." Numerous specimens can be found inside the jungle gym-shaped forest at the center of the exhibition room.

4F / Science and Engineering Exhibition

An exhibition room where you can experience the wonders of science.

The "ship," which is shaped like a spaceship, is full of exhibits you can experience with all of your five senses. Four themed exhibits are located between the element columns that line the exhibition hall. Scientific technological inventions and discoveries made in Sendai are shown here. All equipment is interactive.

3F / Life System Exhibition

An exhibition room where you can experience the science of everyday life.

There are exhibits about life science, science of play, environmental science, and flight. We recommend the "Challenge Lab" where you can choose which experiment to try yourself.


Rock Garden
Walk through the rocks, touch them, feel them, and observe their characteristics and differences.

Nature Observation Park
Walk through the Nature Observation Path and look at plants.

Nature Observation Deck
The deck will give you a panoramic view of Dainohara Forest Park.


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