Oarai Science Museum (Oarai Town)
This museum aims to help children learn about science through hands-on exhibits and experiments. There are four themed areas; water, wind, light and sea.
The museum is located just 5 minutes’ walk from Oarai Sunbeach and Seaside Station shopping centre making it the perfect addition to a day out in Oarai.
12 Minatochuo, Oarai Town
Oarai Science Museum
By public transport: around 20 minutes' walk from Oarai Station on the Oarai-Kashima Line.
By car: 10 minutes on Route 51 from Mito-Oarai IC on the Kita-Kanto Expressway.
HOURSSeptember - July 15th: 10:00 -16:30
July 16th - August 31st: 10:00 - 18:00
CLOSEDClosed Mondays (open Monday and closed Tuesday if Monday is a National Holiday).
Closed over the New Year Period.
Sometimes closed for inspection.