Kushiro City Museum

Plant Life, History, and Ainu Culture Come Alive

This museum is a treasure trove of discovery, with exciting modern displays arranged around the central twin spiral staircase, designed in the image of a DNA double helix. On the first floor, you can explore archeology, geology, and the natural world while the second floor is dedicated to Kushiro’s history. Check out the fourth floor as well for an in-depth look at the Kushiro Ainu peoples. At the Kushiro City Museum, learn from fascinating exhibits on everything from geology and the formation of the local landscape to recent history and Ainu culture. An engaging museum perfect for all ages!
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Nearest airports
New Chitose Airport Sapporo Okadama Airport Hakodate Airport Okushiri Airport Asahikawa Airport Wakkanai Airport Rishiri Airport Okhotsk Monbetsu Airport Memanbetsu Airport Nemuro Nakashibetsu Airport Tancho Kushiro Airport Tokachi Obihiro Airport

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Mondays (the next day if Mondays is a holiday), The New Year's holiday, Temporary closing
*See official website
Adults 480 yen, high school students 250 yen, elementary and junior high school students 110 yen
Car Park
30 spaces, free
●By bus: About 15 minutes from JR Kushiro Station, get off at "Municipal Hospital" and walk about 5 minutes
●By car: About 40 minutes from Doto Expwy Akan IC

Kushiro City Museum

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