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Misawa Aviation & Science Museum

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We had a good time!

I miss Misawa so much! This attraction brought a lot of laughter to me and my family. We had a... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Surprisingly excellent museum!

For a somewhat out of the way locale, this museum is quite spacious and packed full of great... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Chris A
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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158 Kitayama, Misawa, Misawa 033-0022, Aomori Prefecture
+81 176-50-7777
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

I miss Misawa so much! This attraction brought a lot of laughter to me and my family. We had a good time, truly! Thank you for the best experience!

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

For a somewhat out of the way locale, this museum is quite spacious and packed full of great exhibits. Center stage belongs to Miss Veedol, but beyond a beautiful replica of her (genuine article was lost at sea a few years after its trans-Pacific flight)...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

An outstanding museum with many educational displays. Plenty of choices for children and adults. Several workshops for scientific studies and demonstrations. Great display of a restoration of a WW II aircraft. Good aircraft outside for viewing.

Thank kenurtz
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Went here with two toddler aged kids and two adults. There were enough interesting exhibits for all ages. A lot of hands on activity and a couple of rides including a flight simulator. The staff was helpful even though their English was limited.

1  Thank kataz
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The museum was huge and full of beautiful aircraft. My favorite part - the display of hundreds and hundreds of model airplanes from around the world.

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a good time visiting this museum. There were a lot a of interactive things for both of us to do beyond reading about the history of each item.

Thank Colette B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We visited the Museum on the day that Typhoon LionRock was expected. The wind and rain were already picking up a bit but since it was still morning, and the typhoon wasn't expected until late afternoon, figured we had time to visit, and we were...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Great spot with superb scientific exploration for the kids. Top notch aviation museum that really wouldn't be expected in such a rural spot. Misawa's aviation history makes this a real gem.

1  Thank TravelingHoosier2016
Reviewed 1 December 2015

This is a family and kid friendly spot! My children loved the science area upstairs and getting ice cream from the snack bar afterwards. When the weather is good there is a wonderful area outside for playing and running around. Buy the "passport" (as my...More

1  Thank jesserin87
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

It's a great place to bring kids on a rainy or snowy day. The park would be a great place for a family picnic. Make sure to check out the jets parked outside.

Thank Daniel G
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