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National Museum of Ethnology 国立民族学博物館

National Museum of Ethnology National Museum of Ethnology
National Museum of Ethnology National Museum of Ethnology

A world-class museum deep within Expo Memorial Park

After exploring the surrounding greenery of Expo Memorial Park, head inside the National Museum of Ethnology to experience a well-curated trip through the ancient world, with collections from both Japan and overseas.

How to Get There

The museum is located within Expo Memorial Park , which is easily accessed by train.

From Umeda Station, take the Midosuji subway line to Senri-Chuo Station. From there, transfer to the Osaka Monorail, and go to Bampaku-Kinen-Koen Station. Exit the station and enter the park.

Quick Facts

This is Japan's largest research institute in the academic disciplines of humanities and social sciences

The museum offers Ph.D. courses in association with Japan's Inter-University of Advanced Graduate Studies

A day of exploration

The National Museum of Ethnology is located within the vast Expo Memorial Park , which is also home to the Japan Folk Crafts Museum Osaka, a Japanese garden, the famed Tower of the Sun, and much more. Consider spending either half a day or a whole day strolling through the park and exploring the surrounding facilities.

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