RIKEN BioResource Research Center (RIKEN BRC) offers tours of its facilities to introduce bioresources and projects. Our staff will guide you through the cell storage facility and others while introducing various bioresources through video. (Reservation Required)
Please note that tours are available in Japanese only.
|Time||10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Day||Monday, Wednesday to Friday|
(except every Tuesday, national holidays and year-end and New Year holidays)
Once a year, the RIKEN Tsukuba Campus opens its doors to all visitors. On Open Day, you can visit parts of the campus that are normally closed to the public and learn more through events and lectures by researchers.
Science Experience for Kids
"Little Scientists"("Chibikko-hakase") is a science contest held at research institutes in Tsukuba city that encourages local children to become "Tsukuba's Best Little Scientist." RIKEN BRC is a participant in this event and offers an enjoyable experience where children can meet science.
Please note that the event is available in Japanese only.
Science Courses for Adults
"Science Courses for Adults" ("Otona-no-tame-no-science-koza") program is organized by Tsukuba Expo Center for adults interested in science and technology. It is held several times a year, combining 2 hours of classroom lectures and practical training with experiments conducted at RIKEN BRC.
Please note that the courses are available in Japanese only.