Outreachfacility tours

The RIKEN Yokohama Campus offers tours of its large-scale facilities for educational institutions.

*To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infection, we may have to cancel our facility tour.

Target groups Groups from educational institutions (junior high schools, high schools, universities, professional training colleges, etc.)
Tours are not provided to individuals
Number of participants Minimum of 10 people. Maximum of about 40 people
Timeframe 10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays
Tours are not available on weekends or national holidays.
Required time MAX 90 minutes
Languages Japanese or English
Cost Free
Notes ・Indicate any specific tour requests on the application form
・In some cases, it may not be possible to accommodate the requested date or itinerary due to research activities

Tour Itinerary Examples


Center for Integrative Medical Sciences

Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research

Center for Substainable Resource Science

Up to 10 person / visit

Up to 10 -20 person / visit

Up to 10 person / visit

Flow from Application to Tour Date

  • Application submission
    Submit your facility tour request (online or downloaded form)
  • Application receipt
    RIKEN Yokohama confirms the application and contacts the applicant
  • Tour itinerary
    RIKEN Yokohama provides an itinerary and on-site gathering point
  • Required information
    The applicant submits a participant list and an emergency contact person for the day of the tour
  • Day of the tour
    Tour members should be waiting at the appointed location five minutes before the scheduled start time

How to Apply

An application should be submitted at least two months in advance of the desired tour date.

Apply online

Fill in the required fields and submit.

Online form


General Affairs Section Yokohama Administrative Division RIKEN Yokohama
Email: inquire_yvisit@riken.jp

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