The Miyazaki Science Museum, or Cosmoland, is a museum featuring the wonders of physics and outer space. The museum focuses on the history of humans in space and is narrated by the animatronic Dr. Cosmo. Visitors can marvel at life size replicas of space crafts, including the Apollo 11. The interactive exhibits focus on physics and energy. Both children and adults can play and learn, and there’s even some English translation on the instructions. Round out the experience with a visit to the planetarium, one of the world’s largest at 27 meters. These seasonal shows last for 50 minutes and educate the viewers on the mysteries of the cosmos. Admission to the museum is 540 yen, or 750 yen including the planetarium.
Miyazaki Science Museum
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