Kitakyushu Manga Museum


The Kitakyushu Manga Museum is located on the 5th and 6th floor in Aruaru City, which is home to a lot of pop culture stores. It is close to JR Kokura station. The museum consists of three themes; "look," "read,"and "draw.
70,000 volumes of various comic books by Japanese authors can be read freely in the reading corner. This includes manga from artists of Kitakyushu City, such as Leiji Matsumoto, Watase Seizo, Hatanaka Jun, Hojo Tsukasa etc. In addition, you can see foreign manga translated into Japanese and other manga published overseas. In the planning exhibition room, you can see traveling and original exhibitions related to manga, and we will occasionally hold manga drawing workshops and talk shows.

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 802-0001 福岡県北九州市小倉北区浅野2-14-5 あるあるCity6階
Address 2-14-5 Aruaru City 6F, Asano, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu-shi, Fukuoka, Japan
Telephone Number 093-512-5077
Fax Number 093-512-5130
Open 11:00~19:00(LO18:30)
Closed Tuesdays, (If Tuesday is a national holiday, closed on the following day) The end of the year and New Year holiday Closed for inventory.
Payment method Cash only
Duty free None
Picture-based menu None
Language menu None
Multi-lingual staff None
Vegetarian menu available None
Islamic menu available Yes
Multi-lingual telephone interpretation service (Fukuoka Yokatoko Call Center) None
Free Wi-Fi Yes
Car Park None
Remarks A leaflet in different languages(English/Unsimplified and simplified Chinese/Korean/Thai) is available.
There is a system (jaj) for using your own smartphone to receive audio guides in many different languages (English, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Korean, Thai) explaining the contents of the permanent exhibitions.

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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