The museum is located inside the Hachimanpara Historic Park, which also include the old battlefield of Kawanakajima. It offers regular and special exhibitions in wide variety of genres themed around the subjects such as natural features, history and folk customs of the Zenkoji-daira (basin) region. It also offers various classes, lectures, and events as occasion calls. It contains a planetarium, which offers popular original programs useful for stellar observation in local area. The planetarium projection is offered on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, and during the spring, summer and winter school breaks.
|Address||1414 Oshimadamachi Nagano-shi
zip code: 381-2212
|Website||http://www.city.nagano.nagano.jp/museum/index.html||MAPCODE *||54 007 567*13|
|Access||Approx. 2 km from Nagano IC, or 20 min. bus ride to Matsushiro from JR Nagano station, get off at "Kawanakajima Kosenjo," walk for 3 min.|
|Hours||9:00 to 16:30 (Last admission at 16:00)||Holiday||Mondays (the day when holidays), Days following holidays, around the New Year's holidays and Monday through Friday of the second week of July.|
Adults 300 yen, High school students 150 yen, Elementary/Junior high school students 100 yen
General 250 yen, High school students 120 yen, Elementary/Junior high school students 50 yen
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