Toyota Automobile Museum
The Toyota Automobile Museum was built to commemorate the 100-year history of the rapid development of automobiles, and systematically exhibits its collection of automobiles from around the world. The main building of the museum displays approximately 120 automobiles, which mainly cover the history of practical cars in the late 19th and 20th centuries from when the first gasoline-powered car was created. The annex building exhibits the history of the motorization of Japan, and elaborates on the influence of the automobile on our lives and culture. The reading room houses about 9,000 books on Japanese and foreign cars and the special reading room, the Igarashi Collection, displays the collection of Heitatsu Igarashi, an automobile history researcher.
Address: 41-100 Nagakute-cho, Aichi-gun, Aichi
Hours open to visitors: 9:30-17:00 (Last admission 30 minutes before closing)
Admission Fee: Adults: 1000 yen, Seniors (Aged 65 or over): 500 yen,
Junior and senior high school students: 600 yen, Elementary school students: 400 yen
Closed: Mondays (if the Monday is a national holiday, the following weekday), New Years holidays'
Directions: JR Nagoya Station/Subway Higashiyama Line/25 min./Fujigaoka Station/Linimo/8 min./Geidai-dori Station/On foot/5 min.