Sanbe Shizenkan (The Shimane Nature Museum of Mt. Sanbe) is a museum of natural history.
The museum was established at the foot of Mt. Sanbe in 1991 as an educational institution for the public to learn about nature of Shimane Prefecture and Mt. Sanbe and to understand the natural world and our place in it, and in addition, as a visitors’ center in the Mt. Sanbe area of Daisen-Oki National Park.
Sanbe Shizenkan (The Shimane Nature Museum of Mt. Sanbe)
1121-8, Tane, Sanbe-cho, Ooda City, Shimane Prefecture, Japan 694-0003
Phone : +81-854-86-0500 (Overseas), 0854-86-0500 (Domestic)
(next weekday is closed when Tuesday is a holiday)
* 5 consecutive days from the first Monday of March and December and the next day when a special exhibition was finished
* winter holidays from December 29 - January 1 inclusive
(period of the special exhibition is an extra)
Children (6-18) 200yen
80 minutes by car from Izumo Airport
30 minutes by car from Ooda-shi JR(Japan Railway) Station
(Photo ) Mt. Sanbe
Mt. Sanbe stands in Ooda City, Shimane Prefecture, which lies on the north side of the western Japan. It is a dormant volcano, 1,126 meters above sea level, which is covered with rich green now.