The Port Information Center in Toyohashi is an interesting free museum explaining the background of one of Japan's largest container ports. The first floor has a number of interactive games, which children can enjoy. These include a question & answer quiz on Toyohashi Port and a simulation game to safely control a gantry crane and load a container ship.
The top floor of the 30m tower offers great views out over Toyohashi Port, which handles much of the output fron Toyota's factories in the area.
Port Information Center
Toyohashi-shi, Kamino Futo-cho 3-29
Tel: 0532 34 3712
There are infrequent bus connections to the museum from the west exit of Toyohashi Station.
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