“Find Lucy, Hobbit, and Hachikō Here”
This national museum is really suitable for students who are full of curiosity about the origin and the evolution of lives on earth. You can see the early human "Lucy", Hobbit-like human and Hachikō at this museum. You can also learn the human evolution of Japan. It is a good idea to spend a full day at Ueno area, visiting various kinds of science and art museums. The location is very convenient. Easily accessed by JR train and Tokyo metro. Excellent place for families bringing their kids. The nearby University of Tokyo is also good to visit especially in November when the ginkgo trees are turning golden color.
National Museum of Nature and Science
Past and modern science of world-leading Japan can be found in this museum