Chofu Aerospace CenterFree: All time

The Chofu Aerospace Center has an exhibition area where visitors can learn about aerospace-research activities in general. Besides having displays on aviation and space vehicles and technologies, the center also offers a space mission simulation. Visitors get to experience being a space shuttle pilot navigating a flight.

Address: 7-44-1 Jindaiji Higashi-machi, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8522
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10am – 5pm; Closed Saturdays & Sundays
Direction: Train JR Chuo Line to Mitaka Station, followed by a 13-min bus trip
Phone: +81-50-3362-8036

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