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.
|Address||1417-1 Nagatoro, Nagatoro-machi, Chichibu-gun, Saitama-ken|
|Business Hour*1||9:00 to 16:30|
|Closed*2||Monday (Holidays are open, closed the following day)|
|Genre*3||Natural Treasure, Fossils of ancient animals,|
|Entrance Fee*4||Adults¥200 University and High School students¥100|
|Access*5||5 minutes walk from Chichibu Line Kaminagatoro station|
|*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.|
Precautions may be taken to prevent the spread of corona infection.
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