10:00AM to 4:00 PM
(No entry after 3:30PM)
Tuesdays, New Year holidays, and on special occasions
Note: ∗From March through November we are open on holidays.
*From December through February, we are closed when a holiday falls on a Saturday.
*Also, we may be closed during special University events.
■Requests to Visitors
*Please use public transportation, as we have no parking facilities.
*Tour bus groups should contact us beforehand.
*Wheelchair users should also contact us beforehand.
If you have any questions, please contact the Museum.
From Aso-Kumamoto Airport
Take the Airport Limousine Bus for Kumamoto Eki Mae (Kumamoto Train Station) and get off at Tori-cho Suji. Cross the street to the bus stop in front of the Catholic church and take one of the following Sanko or Dentetsu buses: 子(Ko) 1, 7, 8, 10, 17, 18, or 20 bound for Kusunoki Danchi, Musashi ga Oka, Hikari no Mori, or Ozu. Get off at Kumamoto Daigaku Mae (Kumamoto University).
From Kumamoto Kotsu Senta (Bus Center)
Take one of the following Sanko or Dentetsu buses from bus stop #16: 子(Ko) 1, 7, 8, 10, 17, 18, or 20 bound for Kusunoki Danchi, Musashi ga oka, Hikari no Mori, or Ozu. Get off at Kumamoto Daigaku Mae (Kumamoto University).
From JR Kumamoto Eki (Train Station)
Toshi (City) Bus: Dai-ichi Kanjosen (from bus stop #2) (via University Hospital and Oe Toroku), get off at Kokai Bashi, and walk in the same direction for about 10 minutes.
Sanko or Dentetsu Bus: 子(Ko) 1 or 7 bound for Kusunoki Danchi or Hikari no Mori and get off at Kumamoto Daigaku Mae (Kumamoto University).
You may also take the Hohi Line local train to Tatsuda-guchi station and take a Sanko or Dentetsu bus from there: 子(Ko) 1, 7, 8, 10, 17, 18, or 20 bound for Kotsu Senta or Kumamoto Station. Get off at Tatsuda Shizen Koen Iriguchi (Entrance to Tatsuda Nature Park). Walk 3 minutes in the same direction.
Memorial Museum of the Fifth High School
Kumamoto City, Chuo-ku, Kurokami 2-10-1