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 Others
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
Payment types
Entrance cash only
Shops and Food: Visa, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, Diners Club
Supported languages English, Chinese Korean, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese audio guides
Admission
Adults ¥1000
Children ¥500
Preschool ¥200
Travel time 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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