• English Visitor Information

English Visitor Information


Welcome to Nagoya City Museum!

 The Nagoya City Museum is a Museum of History established in 1977 (Showa 52).
Archaeological materials, art, industrial arts, documents, books, and people’s materials were collected, preserved, kept and exhibited in it.

In addition to the Permanent Exhibition of “History of Owari”, Special Exhibitions and Project Exhibitions have taken place from 5 to 7 times each year.

In addition, there is a Study stand where you may touch the materials directly on the 2F.

At the lecture hall on the B1, Lecture event and Cinema events are held.

At the art gallery on the 3F, many exhibitions take place for the citizens to present their art works to the public.

Please come to see the Nagoya City Museum.

常設展 尾張の歴史

Permanent Exhibition of “History of Owari”

 At the fertile Nobi plain facing the Ise bay, the people had lived in various ways since Paleolithic Period. It is this Permanent Exhibition of “History of Owari” that is going to explain the history of them by the remaining “materials” in our hands.


General Information

■Opening hours 9:30-17:00 (Admission until 16:30)

■Closing Days

Every Monday (the following day when Monday is holiday)

The 4th Tuesday of month (except holiday)

Year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 - January 3)

■Admission fees

●Permanent Exhibition

General admission: \300-

Students of college and high school: \200-

Students from junior high school and downward: free

●Special Exhibition, Project Exhibition

Decided case by case


●Subway: 5-minute walk from “S11 Sakurayama-station ”of Sakuradori-line, from Nagoya station, Hisaya Odori, Imaike, and Aratamabashi

●City Bus: near to the bus stop “The Museum” from Kanayama bus-terminal, for Shimizugaoka and for Polyclinic rehabilitation center.

■Parking lot

Accommodation of 68 cars

Normal car: \300-

Large scale bus: \1,200-


Nagoya City Museum

〒467-0806 1-27-1Mizuho street, Mizuho ward, Nagoya city

TEL 052-853-2655

FAX 052-853-3636