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Last updated: December 21, 2020
Observe insects in an outdoor museum environment
Come into contact with local insect life at Gunma Insect World's hands-on outdoor area. Its 450,000-square-meter site recreates rice paddies, swamps, and fields where you can search for, learn about, and observe insects such as butterflies, dragonflies, rhinoceros beetles, and stag beetles.
Discover more insects inside its sleek glass building, designed by top Japanese architect Tadao Ando.
460-1 Tsurugaya, Niisatocho, Kiryu ( Map)
About 10 minutes by taxi from Akagi Station
About 20 minutes by car from Isesaki IC of Kita-Kanto Expressway
9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closes at 4:30 p.m. November to March)
Mondays (except holidays), New Year's holidays
410 yen (200 yen for students, free for children)
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