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The TOTO Museum is dedicated to bathroom facilities and equipment including world-class warm heated seat with washing(bidet) function. This museum was created in the headquarters of Kokura No.1 Plant in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the company’s establishment in August 2015. The facility displays the founding principles and craftsmanship as well as the history and progress that have created a new lifestyle and culture.


2-1-1 Nakashima, Kokurakita, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka

  • Via Nishitetsu Bus from JR Kokura Station:
    At JR Kokura Station Bus Center (at Kokurajyo Exit), take the No. 21, 22 or 43 bus from Platform No. 3, or take the No. 25 bus from Platform No. 4; get off after approximately 15 minutes at the Kifunemachi Bus Stop
  • Via taxi from JR Kokura Station:
    Approx. 10 minutes from the taxi waiting area at Kokurajyo Exit at JR Kokura Station
  • Via Kitakyushu Monorail:
    Get off at Kawaraguchi Mihagino Station, and exit from South Exit, walk approx. 10 minutes on Route 3 towards Itozu
  • Via car:
    From Itozu, take Route 3 and the museum is on the left *Free parking available

Parking lot (for passenger cars): Available (on the facility)
Parking fee: Free
Parking of tour buses: Possible (Reservations required)
Tour bus parking fee: Free


Admission fee Free
Workshop-based tour: Available
(Content: Experience using types of toilets displayed in facility
 Charge: Free)
Working days and hours 10:00 - 17:00 (Admission by 16:30)
Closings Mondays, the year-end/New Year holidays, and summer vacation period
Visitor capacity Up to 20 (prior reservation required for guided tour).
*No reservation required for free tour.
Time required for a tour 60 minutes in case of guided tour
Language Japanese
English (Signage/brochure/video/accompanying guide) Confirmation in advance is required to confirm that a guide is available
Chinese (Signage/brochure/video)
Chinese (Signage/brochure/video)
Korean (Signage/brochure/video)
Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay, Spanish, German, French (Brochure)
Reservation Required
Reservations required for groups (of 20 or more)
Tel: +81-93-951-2534
Other conditions [Points to remember about the tour]
  • Please be courteous toward others throughout the tour.
  • Please do not touch exhibits in the museum.
  • Intoxicated guests will not be allowed in the facility.
  • Please follow the instructions of staff members at all times.
  • Eating and drinking in the museum is strictly prohibited.
  • An elevator is available.
  • A multipurpose restroom is available.
  • Wheelchairs are available for guests to use (however there is only a limited number)


Tel: +81-93-951-2534
Fax: +81-93-951-2539