Guided facility tours
JAMSTEC Yokosuka Headquarters is located at 2-15 Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, 237-0061, Japan.
We offer guided tours to groups with 10 or more participants who apply in advance. If your group has fewer than 10 members, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Our English speaking guide will show you the facilities with an informative commentary tailored to the interests of your group.
- Tour Details:
General introduction and video
Research vessels, underwater robotics, experiment facilities, Exhibition Hall, etc.
The tours are available free of charge at 9:30-12:00 or 13:30-17:00, Monday through Friday. The tour takes approximately one and a half hours.
- Tour Guidelines:
- Tours are booked on a first come, first served basis.
- Tour application form should be submitted at least 2 weeks prior to your visit.
- This is a walking tour including a maintenance shop, experiment facility, etc. Please wear comfortable shoes with no high-heel.
- Tour details may be altered depending on the schedule of research vessels, underwater vehicles, experiments and so on. Please be aware that if there is a sudden change in the schedule, it may not be possible to see vessels, vehicles, etc.
JAMSTEC souvenirs are available at a kiosk.
For more information, please contact the Public Relations Division firstname.lastname@example.org.