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Digital Theme Park “Hello my dino” and VR Adventure | MIYASHIRO
March 17 @ 09:30 - May 4 @ 17:00
Dinosaur Attraction Tobu Zoo – Currently in Tobu Hybrid Park there is a digital theme park and virtual reality adventure called “Hello! My Dino”. It is in the amusement park area of the hybrid park. It will run until the 20th of May.
Children of all ages can enjoy the digital attraction which uses projection mapping to project dinosaurs on to a large screen in a ball pool. The virtual reality adventure is for children over 7 years old. The attraction costs money even if you have a “free pass” or any other pass:
Cost of the Dinosaur Attraction Tobu Zoo
The digital theme park costs 1500 yen for children three years old or over. One supervising adult is free with a paying child and additional adult (s) costs 500 yen per person. The virtual reality adventure costs 700 yen per person.
Cherry Blossom Night Light Up (Early April)
Another event currently running at the Tobu Zoo on weekends is the night zoo and night light up of cherry blossom trees. This event will be held on March 31st, April 1st, 7th and 8th from 5 pm to 8 pm. The lights are switched on at 6 pm.
Access Tobu Zoo
Take the direct express train on the Hanzomon Line at Shibuya. It takes 76 minutes from Shibya to Tobu Dobutsu Koen.
Take the express train on the Tobu Nikko Line at Tochigi Station and transfer at Minamikurihashi Station to the Tobu Nikko Line. It takes 47 minutes from Tochigi to Tobu Dobutsu Koen.
- From Kita Senju…28 minutes on Rapid/Section Rapid
- ・ From Omiya…30 minutes (transfer at Kasukabe)
- ・ From Kitaasaka…40 minutes (transfer at Minami-Koshigaya)
- ・ From kashiwa…43 minutes (transfer at Kasukabe)
- ・ From Shin-Matsudo…39 minutes (Transfer at Minami-Koshigaya)
- ・ From Tatebayashi…37 minutes
From Tobu Dobutsu Koen Station
Get off the train at Tobu Dobutsu Koen Station on the Tobu Sky Tree Line and take the west exit. It takes about 10 minutes on foot or five minutes by bus (fair required) to East Gate.
- 20 minutes from the Tohoku Expressway Kuki IC
- ・ 25 minutes from the Tohoku Expressway Iwatsuki IC
- ・ 20 minutes from the ken-O Expressway Shiraoka Shobu IC
Google map at the bottom of this page.
For more events in Saitama, please see the main events calendar.
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