SCMAGLEV and Railway Park | Japan Highlights Travel, for sightseeing around Tokaido

Nagoya Station 

[SCMAGLEV and Railway Park]

Thirty nine railway vehicles from steam locomotives to successive generation of Shinkansen are on display

The exhibition hall is lined up with real railway vehicles including the Series 0 Shinkansen, the MLX01-1(Superconducting Magnetically Levitated Vehicle), the Class C62 Steam Locomotive and various electric rail cars. You can learn the history and mechanism of the railway through the great scale railway diorama as well as the Series N700 Shinkansen driving simulator and simulators for conventional line trains. The simulators require a usage fee and users are selected by a lottery system. Ekiben (train lunch) and sandwiches are sold. SCMAGLEV and Railway Park special lunches available.
Address 3-2-2 Kinjofuto, Minato-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi
Phone +81-50-3772-3910 (JR-CENTRAL) (Japanese only)
Opening hours 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Last admission 30 minutes before closing)
Holidays Closed every Tuesdays (the next day if Tuesday is a holiday), December 28th to January 1st.
Admission fee Adults 1,000 yen, elementary to high school students 500 yen, child (age3 and over) 200 yen
Access 2 minutes walk from "Kinjofuto Station" on the Aonami Line from "Nagoya Station".(It takes 24 minutes one way from "Nagoya Station" to "Kinjofuto Station").
URL http://museum.jr-central.co.jp/en

updated on Sep 26, 2014

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