Guide to the Museum


9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Last admission 30 minutes before closing.)

Closing days

Mondays (except national holidays)
the New Year’s holiday period (December 28 to January 4)
*The museum may have other special opening or closing days.

Admission Ticket

  • General: \300(Group of 20 or more: \200, Yearly Pass: \1,030)
  • High school / university students and persons over 65: \150(Group of 20 or more: \100, Yearly Pass: \510)
  • Elementary school and junior high school students: \100(Group of 20 or more: \50, Yearly Pass: \300)

*Admission is half price for persons with a disability certificate and one accompanying person.
*Admission fee varies depending on the exhibition.


  1. Tobu Urban Park Line (Noda Line) Iwatsuki Station
  2. Iwatsuki Ningyo Museum

Exit through the east gate of the Tobu Urban Park Line (Noda Line) Iwatsuki Station, walk straight along the main road leading away from the station, turn left at the second stoplight (Iwatsuki-eki Iriguchi [Iwatsuki Station Entrance]), and walk straight for around 500m until you see the museum on your right.
Approximately 10 minutes on foot

  1. Bus bound for Jion-ji Kannon
  2. Iwatsuki Ningyo Museum

Board the Community Bus bound for Jion-ji Kannon at the bus stop outside the east gate of Iwatsuki Station, and get off at the Iwatsuki Shogakko Minami stop. The museum is in the immediate vicinity. This takes approximately four minutes.

  1. Tohoku Expressway to the Iwatsuki exit
  2. National Route 16 to Kasukabe
  3. Iwatsuki Ningyo Museum

Travel along the Tohoku Expressway to the Iwatsuki exit, get on National Route 16 to Kasukabe, drive for approximately 3.5 km until you reach the Shiro-machi 2-chome intersection, turn left and drive until the second set of stoplights, turn left, and drive for approximately 1.2 km until you see the museum parking lot on the left-hand side.

Barrier-free Accessibility

The following services and facilities are available to ensure everyone is able to enjoy the museum in safety and comfort.

Wheelchair rental

Free wheelchair rental is available for visitors who have limited mobility.
Number available: 1

Disabled parking area

A disabled parking area is available which can hold two wheelchairs.

Multipurpose toilet

A multipurpose toilet is available. The toilet can also accommodate ostomate usage.

Discounted admissions

Admission is half-price for visitors who have a certificate of disability and for one accompanying caregiver.

Nursery room

A nursery room is available adjacent to the locker room. A diaper changing station is also available inside the nursery room.

Assistance dog admission

Assistance dogs (guide dogs, service dogs, hearing dogs) are allowed to accompany their owners into the museum.