Birth / division? Approaching the mystery of the "Gondwana Continent" that existed 600 million years ago
「Special Exhibition "Gondowana-Collision and Division of Rock Continent"」
It is becoming clear that the continents have come together and split into what they are today. This time, focusing on the "Gondwana continent" that existed in the Southern Hemisphere at that time about 600 million years ago, which is now a combination of Africa, South America, India, Australia and Antarctica, Born and divided? The riddle is done through rocks, minerals and fossils. We will also introduce the creatures that were born on the Gondwana continent, which is unfamiliar to Japan.
Special Exhibition "Gondowana-Collision and Division of Rock Continent"
[Date and time] Saturday, February 29, 2020 to Sunday, November 8, 9:00 to 16:30 (last admission 16:00)
[Venue] Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Life and Earth
[Closed days] July 6th (Mon), 13th (Mon), 14th (Tue), September 7th (Mon), 8th (Tue), 14th (Mon), 23rd (Wed), 28th (Mon), 5th (Mon), 12th (Mon), 13th (Tue), 19th (Mon), 26th (Mon), 2nd (Mon) and 4th (Wed) )
[Fee] Free (permanent exhibition viewing fee separately)
[Inquiry] 0465-21-1515 (Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Life and Earth)
Exhibition theme The history of the earth and the diversity of life over 4.6 billion years from the birth of "The Star of Life, the Earth" to the present are displayed in an easy-to-understand manner over time. Enjoy 10,000 real specimens, from giant dinosaurs and meteorites to pea-sized insects.
Address499 Iryuda, Odawara City, Kanagawa Prefecture
Business Hour9:00 to 16:30 (admission until 16:00) Closed on Mondays (the following weekday if it falls on a national holiday or a holiday) Maintenance day (in principle, the second Tuesday of every month, December, January, February Tuesday), year-end and New Year holidays (December 28-January 4) ・ Smoking period * There are temporary closed days, and there is no holiday in August.
Average UsagePermanent exhibition admission fee 20 to 65 years old (excluding students) 520 yen / 15 to 20 years old / students (excluding junior and senior high school students) 300 yen / high school students, 65 years old to 100 yen / junior high school students and younger free
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