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Tsukuba Space Center, Tsukuba
(4.1/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Cosmonauts-at-heart will enjoy exploring the base of the Japan's space-faring operations and research at Tsukuba Space Center. Take a tour of the facility, admiring the space station test building, and an exhibit hall featuring such vehicles as the H-II Transfer Vehicle, and a full-size mock-up of the KIBO module, currently in use on the International Space Station. Take a free guided tour to glean in-depth information regarding the activities being undertaken at the center. Put Tsukuba Space Center and other Tsukuba attractions into our Tsukuba travel itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Been there last week: it is impressive if you're a fan of space/cosmos. The space dome holds some satellites copy at 1:1 scale. The Kibo module from ISS is also quite impressive. The tour to Kibo flig...  more »
  • Is not difficult to learn about the universe, here's what came Japan or you'll feel. A tour of 500 yen. The explanation booth of astronaut training and testing the space station and Tower two is approximately a one-hour tour. Free tour booth will include a replica of the space station. Here you can enjoy with. Tours are booked in advance, so reserve your room on the net.
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  • I came to the Holy Land of Japan's space development. Can go under, I enjoyed. As Kibo and numerous satellite mockup is tears. Last was shopping freely at the shop. Space Octopus was delicious.
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