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IN HAMAMATSU.COM Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Visitor Guide

IN HAMAMATSU.COM Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Visitor Guide Hamamatsu

Hamamatsu Diorama Factory

Gathered here are the works of Yamada Takuji, a pro modeler who works in Hamamatsu and represents Japan!!


"Hamamatsu Diorama Factory", a five minute walk from Hamamatsu Station, at "Zaza City Hamamatsu West Building 2nd Floor", has opened. Here, over 40 works of Yamada Takuji are on display. Yamada Takuji is a diorama modeler famous for his models that express the nostalgic scenery of Showa as a scale model. A national pro modeler champion on the Tokyo Television show "TV Champion", he has also participated in TAMIYA sponsored puppet remodeling contests. Furthermore, he has received the Euro Militaire (England) award. He is said to be a diorama modeler who represents Japan. With elaborate works paying great attention to detail, time passes quickly while checking every nook and cranny of the models. At there, you can buy the official pamphlet and original goods.

Here are some examples of past exhibitions!
※The exhibition changes depending on the project.

"Liberation of Paris"
~Euro Militaire (England) Scene Division First Place Award~

A diorama in which Just by changing the angles, you will find various facial expressions. Please appreciate it from all kinds of angles.

"Neronga vs. Ultraman"

Starting with Ultraman, you will also be able to see Gundam, Evangelion, Godzilla, and all sorts of other models that represent the heroes of Japan.

There are also many more different works on display. You will be touched by the realistic facial expressions and actions.

Please get a ticket at Haikara Yokocho which is next to ZAZA city on weekdays and after six on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.

Left: The entrance on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays
Right: The entrance on weekdays, after six on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays

Children FREE
Elementary school ¥100
Junior high & High school ¥200
Adult ¥300
Kids under elementary school age cannot go in by themselves.
You can get 100 yen discount if you show a TOHO cinema's stub of the ticket for a movie (of the day).


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Zaza city Hamamatsu West 2F,
15 Kaji-machi, Naka-ku,
★Please look at the homepage to check the latest information.
10am - 8pm (Last admission time 7:30pm)


From Hamamatsu Station
5 minutes

2015.5.20 update
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