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Saga Balloon Museum

Saga International Balloon Fiesta is one of Asia’s largest hot-air balloon competitions, which is held in autumn in Saga Prefecture and features over 100 balloons from all over the world. Saga Balloon Museum is Japan’s first museum focused on balloons and offers guests a hot-air balloon experience in any weather at any time.
A flight simulator with a 280-inch ultra-high-definition screen will enable you to discover the thrill of the world of balloons. Please enjoy all the attractions we have to offer.

Access

2-27, Matsubara 2-chome, Saga-city, Saga

Arriving from Saga Station
17 min. on foot toward Saga Prefectural Government’s Office
5 min. by bus (Saga City Bus or Showa or Yutoku) from Saga Bus Station, getting off at Kencho-mae and a one-minute walk
5 min. by taxi
Arriving from Saga Airport
20min. by Saga City Bus, getting off at Kencho-mae and a one-minute walk
By Nagasaki Expressway
20 min. by car from Saga Yamato IC toward the center of Saga City
Parking
Parking space (for cars): Available (on-site)
Parking fee: 100 yen for every 30 min.
Parking for tour buses (large or medium-sized): Possible (on-site)
Parking fee for tour buses: 2,000 yen for six hours

Admission

Admission fee Adults: ¥500
Elementary, junior and senior high school students: ¥200
Younger: Free
*Groups (20 people and more)
Adults: ¥350
Elementary, junior and senior high school students: ¥140
*Annual Passport
Adults: ¥1,000
Elementary, junior and senior high school students: ¥400
* If a guest has identification certifying a disability, admission is free for that person as well as one caregiver.
Workshop-based tour: Available (Balloon flight simulator, free of charge)
Working days and hours 10:00 - 17:00 (Admission until 16:30)
Closings Mondays (or the following day if Monday is a national holiday), year-end and New Year holidays
Visitor capacity About 100
Time required for a tour About 60 min
Language Japanese
English (Signage/brochure)
Reservation Required
In case of groups
Tel: +81-952-40-7114
Fax: +81-952-40-7135
Other conditions The facility is designed accessible to any visitors including senior citizens and people with disabilities.
There is a souvenir shop on the first floor.

Contact

Tel: +81-952-40-7114
Fax: +81-952-40-7135