Hiroshima City Forest Park (Insectarium)

The Hiroshima City Forest Park Insectarium, a facility specializing in the exhibition of insects, boasts the largest number of species of live insects on display in all of Western Japan. The Insectarium includes "Insect Land", which, beginning with its "Pappilon Dome", where around 500 butterflies from 10 different species flutter about, displays 50 different species of insects all year round, ranging from those all around us to foreign species.
The Insectarium also holds a wide range of events throughout the year, including special exhibitions based on seasonal themes, insect interaction experiences and outdoor insect observation activities.

INFORMATION

Address
〒732-0036 173 Aza Fujigamaru, Fukuda-cho, Higashi-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima
TEL
082-899-8964
URL
https://midori-gr.com/shinrin/
Open
9:00~16:30
Closed
Wednesdays
(when Wednesday falls on a holiday, closed on the following weekday.)
Year-End/New Year (December 29th~January 3rd)
Access
By Bus: A 60-minute walk from "Noboriishi" bus stop, accessible from Hiroshima Station by taking a Hiroshima Bus bound for "Ogawara Shako."
By Car: 10 minutes from Hiroshima-higashi Interchange; 30 minutes from Hiroshima Station.
Fee
【Insectarium Admission Fees】
Adults (over 18): 510 yen
Children: 170 yen

Children's admission is free on Saturdays (excluding Spring Break, Summer Break, Winter Break and national holidays.)

Admission fees may be waived for elementary and junior high school students visiting as part of their school activities.
【Parking Fees】
Passenger Cars: 450 yen; Large Vehicles: 1,380 yen

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