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Verkehr Museum (Shimizu Port Terminal Museum)

”Verkehr” is a German word that means ”transportation” or ”interchange”. This museum displays elaborately crafted models of ships at the Shimizu Port and tools used for working at the port to highlight the importance of a seaport as a meeting point for humans and the sea. You can learn the history of the Shimizu Port, as well as the history of relations between humans and the sea through various documents. In addition to the permanent exhibits, the museum also has several short-term exhibitions through the year.

*English speaking guides are available on request.

Basic Information

Name

Verkehr Museum (Shimizu Port Terminal Museum)

Postal Code

424-0943

Address

2-8-11 Minato-cho Shimizu-ku Shizuoka City

Operation Information/Charges

9:00 - 16:30

Regular Holidays/Closings

Mon (excluding holiday)

Contact Information

Website

Verkehr Museum (Shimizu Port Terminal Museum) (External Link)

Parking

Parking

Available

Large Bus Parking

Not available

Remarks

Small-size cars8car

Equipment and Service in Facilities

Pets

Not allowed

Toilet Facilities

Not allowed

Free Wi-Fi

Not available

Mt. Fuji Viewpoint

Not available

Eating & Drinking

Not available

Transportation

If coming by the Tokai Shinkansen:

Shizuoka Station
(Route) JR Shimizu Station --> Take the Shizutetsu bus bound for Miho and get off at the ”Hatoba Verkehr Hakubutsukan” bus stop.

If driving (Tomei Expressway):

Shimizu IC
(Route) Port Road (10 min)

Universal Design

  • Stair rails
  • Combined elevator for general public/wheelchairs
  • Multi-purpose toilet
  • Wheelchair rental

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