Using the Museum

▐ Barrier Free Accessibility

  • A reserved parking space for wheelchair users is available.
  • Wheelchair users can easily access the main building using the slope at the entrance.
  • Five wheelchairs are available to use in the Museum. Please ask the receptionist.
  • There is a wheelchair accessible restroom in the entryway.
  • Chair stairlift is available. Please ask the receptionist.
     ※ Please call us before you come if you would like further assistance. 

▐ Mother's Room 

  • A room is available for mothers to nurse their children. Please ask the receptionist.

▐ Coin Locker 

  • Coin lockers are available at the entrance.
  • Please call in advance to plan a group visit.

▐ Museum Guide 

  • The Museum's volunteers can guide you through the galleries, hands-on activities area, etc. Please feel free to ask for a guide's assistance.
  • Please call us in advance if you would like a guide's assistance for your group.

▐ Consultation Corner

  • This corner helps you find answers to your questions about the Museum's resources and Yamagata's nature and history.
    Please feel free to come and bring your questions. 
  • Catalogues, journals  and such published by the Museum are available for you to browse freely.

【 Contact 】

Yamagata Prefectural Museum
1-8 Kajo-machi, Yamagata-shi,
Yamagata-ken 990-0826  
Tel. 023-645-1111
FAX 023-645-1112
Educational Resources Museum
(Branch Museum, Kyōiku Shiryōkan)  
2-2-8 Midori-cho, Yamagata-shi,
Yamagata-ken 990-0041 
Tel. 023-642-4397  
FAX 023-642-4403 (used by both Main and Branch museums)