The Hightech History of Maglev Trains at the SCMAGLEV and Railway Park

Central Japan Railways—which operates throughout the heart of Japan and the company that created the Tokaido Shinkansen bullet train—presents their Railway Museum. Experience the history of trains in Japan starting with steam engine locomotives, electric railcars, the orginal bullet trains and the superconducting maglev trains set to debut in 2027. The museum also plays host to Japan's largest railway diorama and several train simulators—regular and bullet— that guests can enjoy.

Address 3-2-2 Kinjofuto, Minato-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi 455-0848

〒455-0848 愛知県名古屋市港区金城ふ頭3丁目2−2
Directions

Take the Nagoya Rinkai Rapid Transit Aonami-sen at platform 1 or 2 to Kinjo-futo.
From Nagoya to Kinjo-futo takes about 24 minutes. It is about 2 minute-walk from the station.
There are signboards which tell you how to get to SCMaglev and Railway Park.

Business hours

10am–5:30pm

Holidays

Spring Break, Golden Week, every Tuesday outside of summer break, 12/28–1/1

Contact

Tel: 052-389-6100

Wi-Fi

Yes

Credit card payment

Entrance cash only

Shops and Food: Visa, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, Diners Club

Supported languages

English, Chinese, Korean, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese audio guides

Price

Adults ¥1000
Children ¥500
Preschool ¥200

Average visit length

1–2 hours

Websites Aichi Nowhttps://www.aichi-now.jp/en/spots/detail/5/Official Site http://museum.jr-central.co.jp/en/Nagoya Infohttp://www.nagoya-info.jp/en/see/facilities/scmaglev_and_railway_park.html

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