Kakuda City Space Tower Cosmo House角田市スペースタワー・コスモハウス
A 15 minute walk from Abukuma Express Kakuda Station. This facility was built to serve as a symbol of Kakuda City, the location of the JAXA Kakuda Space Center. From the Space Tower observation deck, visitors can see the city and all the way to Zao Mountain Range. The Cosmo House has space-themed exhibits such as a full-sized model of a satellite, a real rocket engine, videos, and more. There's also an actual-sized, 49 meter tall model of the H-II, Japan's first entirely domestically produced rocket. The facility's shop sells space-themed merchandise.
Miyagi Pref. Kakudashi Kakuda Gyukan 100
Miyagi Pref. Kakudashi Kakuda Gyukan 100 [map]
- Tuesday (The next day for Public holiday), 12/29-1/3
- [Space Tower (Observation Tower)] General/High School Students 320yen, Junior High School Students and below Free
[Cosmo House (Exhibition Hall)] Free
- Parking Lot
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- View route from Station View route from Bus Stop View route from IC View route from Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Miyagi Main Areas
Lying along the northeastern coast of Japan, Miyagi prefecture is home to lashings of natural parks, oysters, and hot springs. While the bustling city of Sendai offers some simple city entertainment, it’s the Matsushima islands that deserve the most attention, having boosted the prefecture’s reputation as one of Japan’s most scenic views.