NYK Maritime Museum of History

Yokohama, Kawasaki30m

Overview

This museum presents the history of how ships transferring people, goods, and culture have opened up the sea route from Japan to overseas since the Meiji period. Inside the artistic building which has been used as the Yokohama branch of a shipping company, Nippon Yusen Kaisya (NYK Line), visitors can enjoy videos and a display of a large scale model of a luxury liner of the 1920’s. Free tea service is provided in the resting area.

Available Facilities

Detailed information

Address

3-9, Kaigan-douri, Naka Ward, Yokohama City, Kanagawa

Phone Number

045-211-1923

Business Hours

10:00 ~ 17:00 ※Last admission 16:30

Holidays

Mondays (next weekday when Monday is holiday), year-end & new year holidays ※Building may be temporarily closed without notice

Costs

Adult / 400 yen, High school or Junior high school student / 250 yen, Elderly person (65 and over) / 250 yen. Set tickets (boarding pass to Hikawa-maru training ship) : Adult / 500 yen, Junior high & high school students, elderly person (65 and over) / 300 yen

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Gyu-nabe Araiya Bankokubashi Restaurant (Beef Pot)

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Night View from Bankoku Bridge

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Yokohama Customs (Queen’s Tower)

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Yokohama City sightseeing with bay bike community cycle