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Saitama Museum of Natural History

Saitama Museum of Natural History

Located in Nagatoro-machi, Saitama Prefecture, this natural science museum features a reconstructed model of Carcharodon megalodon, a giant shark that lived 15 million years ago when the Chichibu Basin was a sea, and a skeletal specimen of Paleoparadoxia, a marine animal. There is also a large diorama showing the forests of Saitama and the changes of the four seasons.

Address1417-1 Nagatoro, Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu-gun, Saitama-ken
Business Hour*19:00 to 16:30
Closed*2Monday (Holidays are open, closed the following day)
Genre*3Natural Treasure, Fossils of ancient animals,
Entrance Fee*4Adults¥200 University and High School students¥100
Access*55 minutes walk from Chichibu Line Kaminagatoro station
Collection Page 
*1 The last day of an exhibition or event may end early. *2 There are also end-of-year and temporary closures *3 Blanks refer to all genres. *4 Admission prices may vary depending on the event. Check for senior citizens, children and group discounts.*5 The times shown are approximate.

Paleoparadoxia fossil (replica)
Carcharodon megalodon

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