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Otaru-shi general museum

In July, 2007, we integrated function of Otaru-shi museum and the Otaru-shi young people Science Museum with the former Otaru traffic Memorial, and Otaru Museum was opened.

Under the theme of history of Otaru-shi and nature, history of traffic, technology of Hokkaido, we carry out various activities.

Facility is main building (former Otaru traffic memory, 1, Temiya, Otaru-shi) and two of canal building (former Otaru-shi museum, 2, Ironai, Otaru-shi).

You are far on foot each for approximately 20 minutes, but please observe both by all means as there is available common admission ticket for two days.

Otaru Museum Main Building Otaru Museum(Annex)

General museum Main Building (the left) and canal building (the right)

He/she is closed temporarily until May 31

For prevention of infection spread of new coronavirus, this hotel will be closed temporarily until Sunday, May 31.

We will be opened on June 1. In the main building, Tuesday is closed day.

I apologize for the inconvenience, but we would appreciate your understanding, cooperation.


To all of the visits

・When we correspond even to one any of the following, we would appreciate your refraining from admission.

Person in poor physical condition
When we have fevers 37.5 degrees Celsius or more
When we have symptoms such as a cough, sore throat
Cases with a history of visit to country, area that infection expands sequentially within the past two weeks
Various places of use of group where is 20 people or more

・In hall, you wear mask, and have free between customers as far as you are possible, and please cooperate to refrain from utterance and conversations as much as possible.
・As you install surgical spirit in entrance and each site in the hall, please sterilize finger.
・When we do a cough and sneezing, thank you for your cooperation for "cough etiquette" to hold mouth and nose with mask or handkerchief.
・You may have time for entrance at the time of congestion, but please understand.


We shorten opening time

Is or less for the time being in opening time; will shorten.



Iron horse travels without picking up passenger

Iron horse travels for the time being without picking up passenger.
Please see state of run, state of service such as connection work, turn in turntable for cycles.


We stop a part of display, the experience

Following display, experiences will stop for the time being.

・Internal exhibition (shizuka, i 1, great victory, kiha 03. move shrine home vehicle, central home vehicle) of display vehicle

・Digital planetarium projection

・Exhibition of scientific exhibition room

・Holding of challenge laboratory

・In addition, some much display of opportunity to touch


Temiya Cavern Preservation Center is closed temporarily

As Temiya Cavern Preservation Center which was going to be released from April 29 is sealing space that cannot perform ventilation enough, we are closed for the time being.


Plan exhibition held

Plan exhibition "Naebo Park where roothold we saw history and nature" from Saturday, April 11, 2020 to Sunday, August 16 ※Session was extended

The details are this

Canal building topic exhibition "times background ... of art craft - Takashima ghost of mirage" from Thursday, April 2, 2020 to Thursday, September 10 ※Session was extended

The details are this



It recruits Otaru Museum meeting committee members (R2 five a year 27 days a month)

About iron horse government crowd funding report and thanks (H30 seven a year 25 days a month)

We introduce daily events of general museum Facebook page (the outside site) general museum


Guidance such as events

Schedule (R2 five a year 27 days a month update)

Plan (R2 five a year 27 days a month update) of main building plan exhibition

Plan (R2 five a year 27 days a month update) of canal building topic exhibition

Schedule, suspension day of iron horse (R2 five a year 27 days a month update)

Schedule (R2 two a year 26 days a month update) of digital planetarium

Schedule (R2 two a year 26 days a month update) of challenge laboratory

Event information, event calendar (R2 three a year 30 days a month update)


Opening time, closed day

※Is shortening at 4:00 p.m. from 10:00 a.m.; (from normal 9:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.) (with main building, canal building)
Closed day of main building: On Tuesday (in the case of holiday the next day)
Canal building is without holiday

※We are closed to main building, canal building for New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3).
※We may be closed other than the above temporarily.


Admission charges

Free of charge younger than junior high student
Main building: Person 200 yen (winter season 150 yen) living in general 400 yen (winter season 300 yen), high school student, the city 70 years or older
Canal building: Person 150 yen living in general 300 yen, high school student, the city 70 years or older
※Use of group (more than 20 people) is 20% discount
※Person having certificate of the physically disabled, nursing notebook or mental patient health welfare notebook and the caregiver are free of charge (caregiver, please offer so at window)
※We may make special price for cases such as temporary exhibitions separately

※It is rate for the winter season during period from early November through late April. We cannot observe a part of the outdoor display during this period.


Common admission charges

We can enter main building, canal building (effective for two days)
Person 250 yen living in general 500 yen, high school student, the city 70 years or older
We can enter Temiya Cavern Preservation Center (limited within opened validity)


Annual passport

We can enter main building, canal building again and again (effective for one year)
Person 500 yen living in general 1,000 yen, high school student, the city 70 years or older
We can enter Temiya Cavern Preservation Center (limited within opened validity)


Usage guidance

Volunteer activity

Facility information

Panoramic image in hall

Related facility

Research business

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