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Business hours/Closed days

10:00-19:00 / Open all year round
(Last admission is 30 minutes before closing)

No reservations required on weekends and holidays!
You can enter at any time◎

''Same-day tickets'' are also available for purchase at the ticket counter.

Annual passes with various benefits are also on sale!


The following business hours will be changed.

Saturday, August 10th to Thursday, August 15th, 2024
9:00-20:00 (last entrance 19:30)
*The venue will be closed for business on Wednesday, August 14th from 10am.


The opening hours will be changed due to the following reservation.

Friday, August 23, 2024 10:00-18:00 (last entry 17:00)

Tickets can be purchased from one month before your visit .

  • There is no limit to how long you can stay after entering.
  • On certain days or during busy times, you may be given a designated entry time.
  • Business hours may change due to reservations, etc.
  • There are days when the museum is closed for maintenance.

Price/ticket purchase

General/Group
Those who have a notebook
Adults (junior high school students and above) 2,600 yen 1,560 yen
Children (elementary school students) 1,500 yen 900 yen
Infant (3 years old and above) 500 yen 300 yen
Infant (under 3 years old) free free
General/Group Those who have a notebook
Adults (junior high school students and above) 2,800 yen 1,560 yen
Children (elementary school students) 1,600 yen 900 yen
Infant (3 years old and above) 500 yen 300 yen
Infant (under 3 years old) free free

All prices include tax

Those who have a notebook

You can receive a discounted rate by presenting the original documents listed below.

  • Physical disability certificate
  • Rehabilitation notebook
  • Health and Welfare Handbook for Mentally Disabled Persons

*Mirairo ID can also be used.
Please come to the counter or entrance gate (if you have made a reservation in advance) in person. Please present your original notebook at the counter or entrance gate. If no presentation is made, we will not be able to apply. Applicable to you and one accompanying person.

About price fluctuation system

Admission fees will change during the following periods.

  • July 13, 2024 (Sat) - July 15, 2024 (Mon)
  • Saturday, August 3, 2024 - Sunday, August 18, 2024
  • Saturday, December 21, 2024 - Tuesday, December 24, 2024

Advance tickets (invitation tickets): As a general rule, they are not eligible for use during the above period.
*Specific dates and specific day rates may be determined separately based on future peak and trough demand.

Precautions when visiting

  • No food or drinks allowed

  • no smoking

  • No re-entry allowed

  • No pets allowed

Information on advantageous set tickets

  • TICKET 1Kobe Minato Onsen Ren

    Enjoy átoa and the hot springs
    Great value set ticket

    This is a great value set ticket that includes a day-trip hot spring admission ticket to the nearby facility "Kobe Minato Onsen Ren".

    Content
    ◎ átoa admission ticket (adults only)
    ◎“Kobe Minato Onsen Ren” day trip hot spring admission ticket *One drink service + parking lot discount at day trip natural hot spring 500 yen for 7 hours
    Selling price
    Weekdays: 4,800 yen, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: 5,200 yen, special days: 5,400 yen (tax included)
    Expiration date
    Within one month from the date of purchase *Weekday tickets cannot be used on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.
    * Weekday, Saturday, Sunday and Holiday tickets cannot be used on certain days at átoa.
    Where to buy
    Web sales, "Kobe Minato Onsen Ren" day trip hot spring front
  • TICKET 2Kobe Animal Kingdom

    Enjoy átoa and Animal Kingdom
    Great value set ticket

    This is a great value combination ticket that lets you enjoy both the aquarium and the zoo.

    Content
    ◎ átoa admission ticket (adults only)
    ◎ Kobe Animal Kingdom admission ticket (adults only)
    Selling price
    Weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: 4,400 yen; specific days: 4,600 yen (tax included)
    Expiration date
    Within one month from the date of purchase. *Weekday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday tickets cannot be used on certain days at átoa.
    Where to buy
    Online sales
  • TICKET 3Felissimo Chocolate Museum

    This is a great value set ticket that includes an admission ticket to the nearby facility "Felissimo Chocolate Museum".

    Content
    ◎ átoa admission ticket (adults only)
    ◎ Admission ticket to Felissimo Chocolate Museum ◎ Comes with a gift from the Chocolate Museum *Gifts will be available until stock runs out.
    Selling price
    Weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: 3,500 yen; special days: 3,700 yen (tax included)
    Expiration date
    Within one month from the date of purchase. *Weekday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday tickets cannot be used on certain days at átoa.
    Where to buy
    Online sales
  • TICKET 4Kobe Glass Bead Museum

    [Weekdays only!] A great value set ticket that includes a glass bead making experience at átoa and the Kobe Glass Bead Museum.

    Content
    ◎ átoa admission ticket ◎KOBE Glass Bead Museum (admission fee + 1 piece production + tailoring parts fee 650 yen)
    Selling price
    Adults: 4,500 yen, junior high school students: 4,320 yen, elementary school students 3rd grade and above: 3,330 yen (tax included)
    Where to buy
    Online sales

*Opening hours may vary depending on the venue's occupancy.
When visiting, please check the website of the facility you will be using.

About barrier-free

People with babies

We have a baby room and a diaper changing area within the facility.

  • There is one baby room on the second floor of the building that is equipped with a hot water sink. (Anyone can use the hot water sink)
  • One baby seat is installed in the baby room on the second floor and the diaper changing room on the third floor. There is also a wheelchair-accessible restroom.
  • There are two diaper changing rooms in the building, each with one baby seat for changing diapers. It is also installed inside the multifunctional toilet.
We have one nursing room and two diaper changing rooms.

About wheelchairs

átoa is located on the second floor, so please use the elevator on the east side of the building when visiting. ( Interior map )
The main routes within the museum, including the slopes and elevators, are wheelchair accessible.
Please note that there are some areas where the width is narrow.

  • There are two toilets that are wheelchair accessible, one on the second floor and one on the third floor.
  • All wheelchair accessible restrooms are ostomate accessible.

If you would like to rent a wheelchair, please come to the information desk on the 2nd floor. Due to the limited number of units, we may not be able to lend you one. Please bring it with you if possible. Advance reservations are not possible.

You can visit the museum in a wheelchair!

Those who have a disability certificate

Persons with a disability certificate and one accompanying person can purchase at a discounted rate.
Please check this out for details .

Handle type electric wheelchair

It is not possible to enter with a handle-type electric wheelchair (senior car).

About assistance dogs

Assistance dogs such as guide dogs are allowed in the facility.