Yamanashi Prefectural Maglev Exhibition Center
Superconducting Maglev trains are the next generation of high-speed train technology, and this is the only facility in Japan where you can observe trial runs where they reach speeds of 500 km per hour. Learn the general ideas of the Superconducting Maglev trains and the Linear Chuo Shinkansen through scale models and a variety of different exhibitions, and experience the structure and principles of the Maglev system for yourself.
Where is it??
- 2381, Ogatayama, Tsuru-shi, Yamanashi, 402-0006, Japan
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From Shinjuku Station, Otsuki Station is an approximately 55-minute ride by Limited Express on the JR Chuo Line. From Otsuki Station, the center is an approximately 15-minute bus ride.