深海2017-DEEP OCEAN- 深海2017-DEEP OCEAN-

もっと深く。

Outline

Special exhibition
“DEEP OCEAN”

The depths of the ocean still hold a trove of mysteries. 4 years after the special exhibition “ Shinkai (The Deep)” in 2013, which attracted some 600 thousand visitors, this exhibition features “bioluminescence”, “giant creatures” and “hadal zone” with a variety of specimens and films. It also focuses on the recent researches on the gigantic earthquake disaster and the energy resources.

Information

Exhibition venue&Location

National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo

7-20 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110 8718

•5 min. walk from JR Ueno Station, Park Exit

•10 min. walk from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line/Hibiya Line Ueno Station

•10 min. walk from Keisei Line Keisei Ueno Station

•We have neither parking area for cars nor bicycles

Period

July 11- October 1, 2017

Closed on July 18, September 4,11, 19

Opening Hours

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

(to 8:00 p.m. Every Fridays and Saturdays)

※Last entry 30 minutes before closing

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Aug 27, Sep 3, 10, 17, 18, 24, Oct 1)

※Last entry 5:00 p.m.

Organized by

National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), NHK, NHK Promotions Inc., The Yomiuri Shimbun

Patronized by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology,
Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums
With the sponsorship of

Toppan Printing Co., Ltd., Topy Industries, Ltd., Toyota Motor Corporation

With the
cooperation of

Okinawa Churashima Foundation, National Institute of Polar Research, Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology

Ticket and Price
Adults and university students
1,600 yen (1,400yen*)
Students of elementary /junior high / high school
600 yen (500yen*)

* Prices in brackets are for tickets bought by group of 20 or more visitors

* Tickets include admission to the permanent exhibitions.

Special Pair Ticket for Two on Friday Evenings
2,000 yen

* Pair tickets are only sold on the day

* Holders must enter together / Pairs may be the same or different sex

* Valid from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Last admission 7:30 p.m.)