Coal Mine Heritage Tour(Iwaki Heritage Tourism Association)

The coal industry supported Japan’s modernization. Find treasures inherited from the past to leave for the future!

The coal industry contributed considerably to industrial modernization in Japan and Iwaki City. The city was a coal producer since the end of the Edo period (1603–1867), and many coal mine ruins can still be found scattered across here. Tour heritage sites while listening to their explanations. Through interaction with others, enjoy a journey through heritage with the spirit of “onkochishin” (learning about the past to gain new ideas and insight)!

Area
Fukushima
Iwaki
Category
Activities

General Information

Address
福島県いわき市常磐湯本町向田3-1
Prices
¥10,000 (Incl. tax)
*For both adults and children
Opening Times
9:00am - 5:00pm (Last entry 4:30pm)
Closures
Every 3rd Tuesday of the month (if the 3rd Tuesday is a public holiday or substitute public holiday, closed on the following day) and January 1
Duration
Around 1 hour 30 minutes
Notes
Minimum participants: 1

Contact

Contact
Iwaki Heritage Tourism Association
Telephone Number
0246-42-3155