GUNMA Tourist Guide of Gunma Prefecture

Gunma Insect World

A village forest with rice paddies, swamps, thickets, and mulberry fields are reproduced in this 48-hectare area. Visitors can learn about the world of insects including butterlies, dragonflies, rhinceros beetles, and stag beetles throughout the year. The facility offers hands-on outdoors experience to observe, search for and learn about insects.


Basic Information
  • Location: 460-1 Tsurugaya, Niisato-cho, Kiryu-shi, Gunma
  • Tel:+81-277-74-6441 (Gunma Insect World)
  • Open: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM (April to October), 9:30 AM to 16:30 PM (November to March) * Last entrance: 30 minutes before the closing time
  • ▼Closed: Mondays (the following day if falls on a holiday), New Year Holidays (December 25 to January 5)
    * There are temporal closing for maintenance.
    ▼Admission:
    ・ Individuals: 410 yen for adults, 200 yen for university students and high school students
    ・ Groups (over 20 persons): 320 yen for adults, 160 yen for university students and high school students
    ・ Free for junior high school students and younger
  • ▼Access
  • ・ About 10 minutes by taxi from Akagi Station on Tobu Railway Kiryu Line
    ・ About 20 minutes by car from Isesaki IC of Kita-Kanto Expressway
Website (Gunma Insect World): http://www.giw.pref.gunma.jp/ (Japanese)
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Visitor experiences* The information below is quoted from that of TripAdvisor.
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