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Great for adults and children!

This small, but fun museum gives you an overview of instant noodles and industrial production in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Free fun

A free museum with a fun environment. The cost to get there was more than the cost of the entire... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Mark M
Kaneohe, Hawaii, USA
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Dedicated to ramen noodle cups, the museum showcases the mind-boggling number of instant ramen flavor variations that have come out over the years and a reproduction of the hut where Momofuku Ando first created them.
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8-25 Masumicho, Ikeda 563-0041, Osaka Prefecture
+81 72-752-3484
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Reviewed yesterday

Entrance is free and it tells the history of instant and cup noodles. You can 'design' your own cup noodles and take home but its cheaper to go to a cup noodle from any convenient store and draw. You need to pre-book if you want...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small, but fun museum gives you an overview of instant noodles and industrial production in general. The exhibition is in Japanese, but they have an app to translate the majority to English. The highlight is of course to create your own cup and eat...More

Thank juliehW5604MN
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This is like waking through a brief advertisement for cup noodles, followed by waiting in line for an hour to make your own custom cup of noodles (that we’ll probably end up leaving behind), followed by disappointment over the fact that they closed down the...More

1  Thank msb45
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This place is talked about a lot in the ‘things to do in Osaka’ lists on the internet and really unless you have nothing else to do, it is not really worth adding it to your things to do list. We decorated our own noodle...More

Thank penny l
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

A free museum with a fun environment. The cost to get there was more than the cost of the entire day at this museum. Made a custom packaged cup noodle and saw the process. Fantastic and worth seeing.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Although cup noodles may not be everyone's favourite, going there, seeing the variety of flavours being offered, making your own customised cup noodle were all great fun, from the 8 year old kid to my 83 year old grandpa! Going there was a bit of...More

Thank YauBaby
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our trip to this place was a little hectic and atypical. We were still in Kyoto and one of my children *really* *really* wanted to go to the Cupnoodles museum. Somehow while we were in Tokyo, we didn't have time to make it to the...More

5  Thank Snowbeardude
Reviewed 1 September 2018

You can pay to design, and create your own cup noodles! We felt like we were on a school excursion. They'll give you a cup noodle cup and draw on it using the colourful markers they provide. Once you're done designing your noodles, you will...More

2  Thank celestayk
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We are adults in our 30s and 40s and just loved this place. It was one of my trip highlights funnily enough as I was mostly waiting in line with primary school kids on excursion. It was surprisingly fun to design your own noodle cups...More

Thank anpham
Reviewed 31 July 2018

From the moment you enter, it might seem a bit confusing, but the first thing you do is you are given a container that you can draw and decorate, this will be your own personal cup of noodle. Then you go to the line where...More

Thank adventurejanet
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3 November 2018|
Response from Explorer08167099512 |
According to the schedule on their website, they close from December25 to January 2.
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24 September 2018|
Response from Snowbeardude | Reviewed this property |
I think you should ask the museum directly