Rikuzen-Hashikami Station on the JR Kesennuma Line
Apr.–Sep.9:30 am to 5 pm (last entry at 4 pm)
Oct.–Mar.9:30 am to 4 pm (last entry at 3 pm)
Mondays (If a Monday falls on a national holiday, the facility will be open that day and be closed the next day.)
Days after national holidays (except for Saturdays and Sundays and the holiday period between the end of April and early May)
Year-end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 4)
※Days when the facility is open regardless of the day of the week or holiday status
11th of every month
September 1 (Disaster Prevention Day)
November 5 (World Tsunami Awareness Day)
(of 30 or more members; prior application required)
Senior high school
Junior high and
Admission is free for preschoolers or younger children.
People who show their certificate of physical disability are exempted from 50% of the admission fee.
※ (Optional and requiring prior application)
We offer two types of experience programs:
●Storyteller-guided tours where storytellers guide visitors around the Ruins and Museum and tell their stories about the disaster and lessons from it, and
●Disaster readiness seminars and a review workshop, which teach how to prepare against and respond to disasters
to groups of educational field trips, inspection or training.
(The word “school” in “school education activities” below denotes senior high or lower schools.)
●Please consult us if you need to adjust your time and itinerary.
(about 90 minutes)
Disaster readiness seminar
(about 60 to 90 minutes)
(about 60 minutes)
School education activities
(1 to 20 people)
(1 to 20 people)
The fees for experience programs do not include admission fees.