Floor Guide

Floor Guide

A World of Experiences Awaits You

Meet the Founders Area
Introducing Kawasaki founder Shozo Kawasaki and the first president, Kojiro Matsukata.
Also featured is a history of Kawasaki Dockyard Co., Ltd., Kawasaki's predecessor, an overview of Matsukata's art collection and places in Kobe that are closely related to Kawasaki.
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History Area
This area takes you through more than a century of the Kawasaki Heavy Industries Group's history — tracing its growth from a shipbuilding company into a comprehensive heavy industry leader — through photographs and models.
The exhibits include the first Japan-made industrial robot and the earliest models of Jet Ski personal watercraft.
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Kawasaki World Theater
Kawasaki World Theater
Don’t miss our spectacular footage of the huge range of Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ land, sea, and air products on a 14-meter-wide curved screen.
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Motorcycle Gallery
Come and see some of Kawasaki’s most iconic street and racing bikes*1. Some are available to touch and sit on, and there is a simulator where you can experience the thrill of speeding around a circuit.*2
*1 Bikes are subject to change without prior notice.
*2 You must be at least 140 cm tall to ride on the simulator.
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Land Zone
Visitors can explore the passenger area and cab space of the Series 0 Shinkansen.
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Sea Zone
A triple-screen audiovisual system in the Monozukuri (Manufacturing) Theater shows a ship-launching ceremony, a shinkansen being built, an aircraft being built, etc.
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Air Zone
Board a Kawasaki-Vertol KV-107II helicopter to see the cockpit and cabin area.
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High-Performance Robots
Kawasaki’s industrial robots used in factories take various actions to introduce the company’s robotic technology and features to the visitors.
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Environment Area
This introduces Kawasaki’s commitment to the global environment, featuring a vision of the future: a full-scale model of the SWIMO® light-rail vehicle.
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