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Open Hours, Admission Fee

Open Hours
[Opening hours]
●From 09:00 to 17:00 (last admission at 16:30)

[Closing days]
●The end of the year (December 29 to 31)
Admission Fee (must be paid to enter the mill)
 
  Individual Fee
Adult 1000 yen
High school, university student (please submit your student ID) 250 yen
Elementary and junior high school student 150 yen
*Preschool children are admitted free of charge.
*Persons with disability and one person accompanying each of them are admitted free of charge.
*High school and university/college students must show their student ID.
*Tomioka residents are admitted free of charge.
 Please show an ID (ex. Driver’s license) that confirms your address.
How to purchase Tomioka Silk Mill admission tickets outside the mill
You can purchase admission tickets at the following facilities.
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◆Machinaka Tourist Information Center "Otomichan's House"
◆Nakamachi-Machinaka Community Center

Click here for more information about the admission ticket including a round-trip on the Joshin Electric Railway from Takasaki Station to Joshu-Tomioka Station.
◆Joshin Electric Railway "Tomioka Silk Mill visit and discount roundtrip ticket" (external link)
Optional Fee
  Adult Junior high school and younger
Participation to a Guided Tour in Japanese (tour given by a guide) 200 yen 100 yen
Audioguide rental service 200 yen
West Cocoon Warehouse Conservation Work Viewing Deck 
Helmet rental fee
200 yen 100 yen

・Guided tours given by our guides take about 40 minutes.
・Rental audioguides allow you to listen to the explanation while visiting the mill at your own pace.
・Click here for more information about West Cocoon Warehouse Conservation Work Viewing Deck
 
Group Discount
Click here to access Group Reservation System

You can apply to group discount if you meet the following requirements ① and ②.

①You have already completed a reservation.
②You will visit the mill in a group of 20 or more people (except preschool children).

 
  Group Discount
Adult 900 yen
High school, university student (please submit your student ID) 200 yen
Elementary and junior high school student 100 yen
Group options
Guide 3500 yen

・One guide can take charge of up to 45 participants.
・Standard duration of the tour is about 40 minutes
・Participants are equipped with special earphones.

 
  First group Second group (for a total of 2 groups)
Computer Graphics Video Equipment (smart glasses) 1500 yen 2,500 yen

・30 people MAX per visit. Please note than groups of 21 and more people will be separated into 2 groups.
・Standard duration of the tour is about 60 minutes.
・Please apply to this service together with the guide reservation. Computer Graphics Video Equipement (Smart Glasses) can't be reserved separately.
・Visit course may be partly modified in case of rain.

 
Audioguide device 200 yen

・This is the fee for one device for one person.
・You can visit the mill at your own pace while listening to the explanation.