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For Students

The faculty members belonging to our facility are also from the Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo. We are looking for graduate students every year. Please feel free to contact our faculty members.。

For Media Relation

Please note that we may not accept your request depending on the purpose and content of the interview.
Please note that the water tank of the Super-Kamiokande is closed, and none can see the inside.

Visit to Kamioka Observatory

We are sorry, but we cannot accept general visitors regarding safety management in the mine.

However, we might accept educational and scientific research groups after making arrangements. If your group would like to visit, please send us an e-mail with the necessary information at least six months to 2 months before your desired visit date.

E-mail address
Necessary information
  • Desired date
  • The purpose of visit
  • The explanation of your group
  • The number of the group
  • Your name
  • Your address
  • Your e-mail address

We will let you know whether we can accept your visit or not by e-mail.

Hida Space Science Museum “KamiokaLab”

At the Hida Space Science Museum KamiokaLab in Kamioka-Cho, Hida City, you can see various exhibits about Super-Kamiokande. You can enjoy images of the Super-Kamiokande on a huge 7-meter-high screen, a wall display of the Super-Kamiokande’s photomultiplier tube, and games related to neutrino research. The admission is free, and science communicators provide you with explanations. Super-Kamiokande researchers fully cooperated in making the exhibitions.

For more information on opening hours and closing days, please visit the Kamiokalab website.

Usage of Images

Unauthorized reproduction or duplication of any of the materials on this site is prohibited.

The copyright of all images belongs to Kamioka Observatory, Institute for Cosmic Ray Research, The University of Tokyo.
Please read the terms of use carefully when using the images.

If you have any questions about our facility or research at our facility, please contact us by email.

  • The person in charge will reply to you later, but it may take a few days for a response.
  • Please note that we may not be able to reply to you depending on the content of your inquiry. Please understand.